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Capital As a Form of Charity

Labor and WagesCapital and Interest Theory

Blog11/13/2017
Both fact and logic seem to support the view that savings invested in privately owned economic tools of production amount to an act of charity.

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Why Populism Isn't Going Away

Money and BanksWorld HistoryMoney and Banking

An ailing foundation of the economy provides fertile soil for dissatisfaction with the status quo.

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Hey GOP, Want to Cut the Burden of Government? Cut Spending.

Taxes and Spending

Blog11/13/2017
It is not deficits per se, but total government spending that distorts the economy and starves the private sector of resources.

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Federal Prosecutors Are Running Amok

Legal System

Blog11/13/2017
The law has become the plaything of federal prosecutors who advance their careers by convicting others.

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The Original, Unpublished Chapter 5 from Man, Economy and State

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsProduction Theory

11/11/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This present work is the unpublished original chapter five of Murray N. Rothbard's Man, Economy, and State.

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Government Recycling Programs Waste Valuable Resources

Bureaucracy and RegulationThe Environment

Blog11/11/2017
Market prices tell us how people want resources to be used. Government recycling programs ignore these important signals.

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Dr. Liliana Stern on Growing Up in the USSR

Media and CultureSocialismStrategy

11/10/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Dr. Liliana Stern discuss the horrors of life under communism.

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Creating Order without the State

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

11/10/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Edward Stringham shows us how private groups can provide the rules and order necessary for a prosperous society.

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Government "Funding" Can't Grow the Economy

Blog11/10/2017
Government cannot increase its spending without hurting those who produce real wealth.

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Mainstream Economists Whitewashed the Evils of Communism

SocialismWorld HistoryOther Schools of Thought

Blog11/10/2017
There’s no excuse for any sentient being – especially an economist – to have praised the decrepit communist economic model by the 1980's.

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