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How Austrian Economics Helps Entrepreneurs Understand The Mind Of The Customer

Value lies largely in the mind of the consumer, and the task of the entrepreneur is to try to understand consumers’ feelings and preferences and to provide a product or service in line with what the consumer wants.

11/14/2019Power & Market
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Psychiatry v. Antipsychiatry

Health

11/14/2019Audio/Video
What is the outlook for the science of mental illness and the practice of psychiatry? Accad and Koka interview Dr. George Dawson.
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Ludwig von Mises, Sociology, and Metatheory

Calculation and KnowledgeHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

11/13/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Can sociology be integrated into Mises's epistemological distinction between theory and history? What can sociology accomplish as a historical discipline?
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The Case for Free-Market Liberalism in Africa

Global EconomyWorld History

Blog11/13/2019

The African continent is exceedingly rich in natural resources, yet the living standard of Africans is very low. The most plausible explanation for this discrepancy is the lack of a system that protects private property.

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Why Friedman Is Wrong on the Business Cycle

Blog11/13/2019

 A common view is the bust is caused by various mysterious factors that have nothing to do with the previous boom. But that the main problem with Friedman’s model is the lack of a coherent definition of what a boom-bust cycle really is.

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After Years of Decline, Competition in Banking Finally Grows Again

Money and Banks

Blog11/13/2019

As government-created barriers to entry rise and fall, so does competition in the banking sector.

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Justin Clark Explains the Baltic Strategy for Restoring the Republic of Texas

StrategyPolitical Theory

11/12/2019Audio/Video
Bob Murphy and Justin Clark discuss the intriguing strategy of a committed group of Texans to restore the sovereignty of their Republic.
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