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The Space Race Is Now "Privatized" — But You're Still Paying for It

Taxes and SpendingWorld History

Blog09/13/2017
"Ultimately, this is going to be a huge public-private partnership," says Elon Musk, as he rakes in taxpayer money.
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The Relationship Between Saving and Money

Money and Banking

Blog08/18/2017
It is not money that funds economic activity but the saved pool of final consumer goods. Money only facilitates the flow of the real savings.
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The Part-Time Critics of Central Banks

Money and Banks

07/14/2017Mises Wire
The central bank critics today who were not critics of the great bailouts and stimulus have reserved their criticisms for what hurts their interests.
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Time to Cash Out of the Banking System?

Business Cycles

Blog06/27/2017
Uh-oh. Chairman Yellen assured us today that she does not believe that there will be another financial crisis "in our lifetimes."
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The Money-Velocity Myth

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog06/26/2017
Velocity has nothing to do with the purchasing power of money.
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The Essential Link Between Consumers and Financial Markets

Financial MarketsCalculation and Knowledge

Blog05/10/2017
Much like an entrepreneur, a good investor seeks to know how to best serve consumers — and then invests his money in firms that do it.
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The Connection Between Money-Supply Growth and Inflation

Money and Banking

Blog05/05/2017
Increases in the money supply need not always to be followed by general increases in prices.
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The Myth of the "Popular Will"

World HistoryPolitical Theory

Democracy often relies on conflating society with the state. Unfortunately, this confusion can lead to the politicization of every facet of daily life.
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