Money and BanksMoney and Banking
An overheating economy emerges once expenditure rises without being backed up by production, a situation that emerges when the money stock is increasing.
Free MarketsU.S. HistoryEntrepreneurshipPrivate Property
The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurshipMoney and Banking
Lenin is said to have declared that the best way to destroy the capitalist system was to debauch the currency.
Protectionism and Free TradeU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
So long as he uses a "national security" ploy, a president can raise taxes without so much as a debate in Congress.
War and Foreign PolicyWorld History
Liberalism, freedom, and free markets were far less important in Latin American independence movements than in the fledgling United States.
Legal SystemTaxes and Spending
We're told that we pay taxes in return for government "services." But what happens when the state doesn't keep up its end of the bargain?
Free MarketsOther Schools of Thought
EducationFree MarketsPolitical Theory
To regain the liberty that we have lost, we must reawaken an understanding of what liberty, the rule of law, and individual self-responsibility mean.