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Richard Cantillon: An Introduction

Capital and Interest TheoryOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

09/22/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Jevons called Cantillon's Essai the "Cradle of Political Economy." It was one of the few books quoted by Adam Smith and it deserves reading by any serious thinker of political economy today.
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Ready for Some Good News?

Global Economy

Blog09/20/2018

We're clearly better off than our grandparents in many ways. But now we have to be sure not destroy the progress that's been made.

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Republicans Share the Blame for Socialism’s Comeback

Taxes and Spending

Blog09/17/2018

By accepting the premise that government can and should solve all of life’s problems, conservatives and Republicans will inevitably get into a “bidding war” with progressives and Democrats.

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Reparations vs. Property Rights

World History

Blog09/05/2018

When opposing modern schemes for "reparations," libertarians are taking a moral position defending property rights — they're not just deferring to the status quo.

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Rothbard, Rockwell, and the Mises Institute

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog09/01/2018

"Murray Rothbard would later say 'Without the founding of the Mises Institute, I am convinced the whole Misesian program would have collapsed.'"

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Redeeming the Industrial Revolution

Free MarketsWorld HistoryInterventionism

08/10/2018Mises Daily Articles
Whether the "slander" is due to a misrepresentation of fact or the imposition of ideology, the Industrial Revolution should bring a libel suit against historians.
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Ronni Stöferle on Why Gold Still Matters

The FedFinancial MarketsMoney and BanksStrategy

07/27/2018Audio/Video
Why do central banks still hold so much gold if it's not money? Ronald Stöferle and Jeff Deist discuss why.
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