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Tax Evasion: Goooooaaaallll!

Blog07/14/2018

Ronaldo and Messi have heroically taken elaborate steps to keep money they’ve earned away from the government of Spain. 

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The Economics Book Gives Mises Some Much-Deserved Attention

Book Reviews

Blog07/10/2018

It's refreshing to read a widely published economics book which casts the Austrian school in its proper light.

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Tariffs: Stealing Entrepreneurs' Profits

Labor and Wages

Blog07/02/2018

With tariffs, favored industries receive more and the entrepreneurs receive less, lowering their profits and making them less likely to take future risks.

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The Problem with Government Licensing Schemes

Bureaucracy and RegulationCronyism and CorporatismHealth

Blog06/20/2018

Government licensing hurts employment, reduces competition — and thus quality — and serves to line the pockets of the established firms who benefit.

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Voting with Our Feet? Local Government "Services" and the Supposed Tiebout Effect

Media and CultureStrategyU.S. History

06/18/2018Mises Daily Articles
Because they have guaranteed income through taxes, competition among political jurisdictions is not like competition among private firms.

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Tom Wolfe, RIP

Media and Culture

Blog06/02/2018

“The heart of my thinking is that language is man-made ... and it is only language that enables human beings to control nature.”

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Government Police Are the Latest Persecuted "Victim" Group

Blog05/31/2018

Some members of Congress are pushing for new laws to make police a protected group in a way similar to "hate crime" legislation. 

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How the Saudis Took Donald Trump for a Ride

Donald Trump's crusade against Iran is being helped along by his love affair with the Saudi Regime — and its army of lobbyists.

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Canada's Debt Spiral

Global EconomyTaxes and Spending

Blog05/19/2018

One of the reasons governments can run up huge deficits so easily is that the politicians — unlike entrepreneurs — can't be held accountable for their bad debts.

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Millennial Candidates Embrace Socialism, while Venezuela Chokes on it

Global EconomyWorld History

Blog05/15/2018

Implementation of Marx’s ideas make nobody happy, other than spoiled millennials who aren’t suffering under it.

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