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The Washington Intellectual Gravy Train

Big Government

06/17/2015The Austrian
Washington think tanks are anything but non-political temples to research. They employ out-of-office politicians with fat salaries and provide intellectual cover for the latest big government, anti-trade, and pro-war schemes.
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The Executive Unbound: After the Madisonian Republic by Eric A. Posner & Adrian Vermeule

U.S. History

06/09/2015The Austrian
Today and in the recent past, all-but-uncheckable presidents have involved us in unneeded wars, invaded our liberties, and subjected us to economic controls that bear an uncomfortable resemblance to fascism. The world has turned upside down.
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From Beijing to Auburn

History of the Austrian School of Economics

05/25/2015The Austrian
Former Mises Institute Fellow Jingjing Wang discusses how she discovered Austrian economics in China, and her plans for the future as an Austrian economist.
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Saving the World from Environmentalist Billionaires: Review of Kingsman: The Secret Service

The EnvironmentMedia and Culture

04/30/2015The Austrian
Kingsman: The Secret Service is a big-budget semi-satirical take on the spy genre, featuring the film clichés audiences now associate with the James Bond and Jason Bourne franchises.
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Discrimination in the Marketplace

InterventionismPrivate Property

04/30/2015The Austrian
FedEx and UPS recently announced they will not deliver some goods that can be used to make guns. These companies should be free to do this, just as all owners should be free to decide with whom they will do business.
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An Austro-Libertarian Reconstruction: Introduction to A Short History of Man

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

04/29/2015The Austrian
Hoppe explains three of the most momentous events in the history of mankind: the Neolithic Revolution, the Industrial Revolution, and the origin and development of the State.
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The Next Generation of Austrian Economics: Essays in Honor of Joseph T. Salerno

EntrepreneurshipHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsMoney and Banking

04/28/2015The Austrian
In their new book The Next Generation of Austrian Economics , editors Per Bylund and David Howden bring together a thirteen young Austrian scholars into a new volume of scholarly commentary on money, banking, capital, risk, entrepreneurship, and more.
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Wisconsin's Free-Market Evangelist

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology

04/14/2015The Austrian
In this interview for The Austrian , economics teacher Aaron Ensley discusses the role of economics education at the secondary level and the importance of Austrian economics to teaching economics on a more relevant and practical level.
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Death and Taxes in the Netflix Series Marco Polo

Media and CultureWorld History

03/19/2015The Austrian
The new Netflix series Marco Polo might have descended into a forgettable story of palace intrigue, but it fortunately explores far more interesting themes of family, loyalty, and how the state demands everyone sell out his values a little more every day.
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Introducing The Austrian

03/11/2015The Austrian
The Austrian is unapologetically radical and politically incorrect. Each issue features provocative articles by cutting-edge libertarian and Austrian thinkers, conversational interviews with leading business people and intellectual entrepreneurs, reviews by David Gordon, and cultural commentary by...
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