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Philosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange
In contrast to the imaginary way that mainstream economists present value, Austrian economists properly use ordinal rankings to determine value.
Economic FreedomProperty RightsPhilosophy and Methodology
Do we have a right to sunlight? How do we assert those rights? Murray Rothbard provides some answers.
Economic PolicyGlobal EconomyInflationMonetary Policy
The fiat US dollar, while still the world's "reserve" currency, is being imperiled by reckless actions by monetary authorities. Other countries are taking notice—and action.
Booms and BustsThe FedBusiness Cycles
Rental prices are falling as the markets adjust to new realities. The Austrian business cycle theory explains why this is happening.
After 1820, growing numbers of propertyless squatters were voters, and this was an opportunity for politicians to offer cheap land in exchange for loyalty to the Democratic Party.
Media and CultureU.S. History
In the preindustrial world, aggression and physical domination were often labeled as "masculine" virtues because they were useful for survival. The rise of the cooperative market economy changed all that.
Booms and BustsEconomic PolicyInflation
The usual suspects such as Robert Reich claim that corporate profits are causing inflation. Actually, increases in corporate profits are tied to increases in inflation.
Booms and BustsKeynesMonetary PolicyU.S. EconomyBusiness Cycles
With the US economy facing a severe downturn, we should remember that two recessions ended quickly because the government didn't intervene at all.