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Price Deflation and Price Inflation Are Always "Optimal"

Prices

10/30/2014Audio/Video
Price changes are the solution to a problem, not the problem itself.
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Understanding "Quid Pro Quo"

Free MarketsValue and Exchange

10/23/2014Audio/Video
The term “quid pro quo” has been twisted to now include government handouts and state-mandated exchanges, writes Gary Galles. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Robert Hale.
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The Index Card of Allowable Opinion

Free MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyMonopoly and Competition

10/23/2014Audio/Video
Tom Woods explains the “unacceptable“ opinions behind freedom and free markets. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Keith Hocker.
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Do We Need a Lender of Last Resort?

Booms and BustsCorporate WelfareThe FedInterventionism

10/20/2014Audio/Video
Do we really want central banks that reward insolvency and encourage inefficiency?
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An Austrian Economist Reports From a Mainstream Economics Conference

Global EconomyInterventionismOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

10/16/2014Audio/Video
Christopher Westley reports from this year's National Association of Business Economists Convention. He finds that the mainstream's intellectual blinders are firmly in place, and that the “fatal conceit” Friedrich Hayek wrote about in 1988 is alive and well in 2014. This audio Mises Daily is...
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Rothbard on Self-Defense and War

War and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

10/14/2014Audio/Video
Libertarians — and Murray Rothbard in particular — are not pacifists, but reject the killing of innocents and other unjustified forms of military aggression, writes David Gordon. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Dianna Keiler.
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Sports Stadiums: Temples to Crony Capitalism

Big GovernmentTaxes and Spending

10/14/2014Audio/Video
Although it's clear that they offer no economic net benefit, American cities are building taxpayer-funded sports stadiums every chance they get. Billionaire team owners and politicians benefit greatly while ordinary taxpayers do less well, writes Salmaan A. Khan. This audio Mises Daily is narrated...
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How Much Is Obama's War on ISIS Going to Cost?

Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign Policy

10/14/2014Audio/Video
How much is Obama's war on ISIS going to cost you? You don't want to know, writes Daniel McAdams. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Robert Hale.
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Left and Right Agree: War Is Popular

War and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

10/09/2014Audio/Video
Don't expect sustained opposition to war to come from either side, writes Andrew Syrios. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Keith Hocker.
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The Problem With Steve Forbes’s New Gold Standard

Money and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

10/09/2014Audio/Video
In their new book "Money", Steve Forbes and Elizabeth Ames write with insight about the dangers of inflation and easy money, but ultimately, they fail to follow through on their analysis and instead make peace with monetary expansionism, writes David Gordon. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by...
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