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Review: The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2017

The Environment

12/18/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
T he Earth’s climate is extraordinarily complex. We need facts and dispassionate interpretation not quacks or snake oil salesmen who see science as a bandwagon.
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Dr. Robert Murphy on the Dubious Economics of Climate Change

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12/07/2018Audio/Video
Dr. Robert Murphy joins Jeff Deist to discuss how the political landscape and media narratives fail to consider obvious choices and trade-offs inherent in the climate change debate.
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Community Revival in the Wake of Disaster: Lessons in Local Entrepreneurship

The EntrepreneurThe Environment

02/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
When a community is hit by a disaster, how can it recover? The economics of mega-disaster poses some interesting questions for entrepreneurs.
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TANSTAAFL: A Libertarian Perspective on Environmental Policy

The EnvironmentCalculation and KnowledgePrivate PropertyValue and Exchange

01/11/2016Books
In its most basic application, the TANSTAAFL (There Ain't No Such Thing As A Free Lunch) principle is a simple statement of reality: everything of value has a cost. The TANSTAAFL principle can also be interpreted as a mandate for a policy of full-cost pricing. In a world where resources are scarce...
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The Week In Review: November 7, 2015

Booms and BustsCorporate WelfareThe EnvironmentThe FedGlobal EconomyHealthMoney and BanksU.S. EconomyInterventionismMoney and BankingProduction TheorySubjectivismValue and Exchange

11/07/2015Mises Wire
There were many state and local elections in the US this week, but few of them will result in anything that will combat widely held and popular errors about central banking, drug prohibition, and the global environment.
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Activists Seek to Impoverish Thai Villagers to Save Monkeys from "Slavery"

The EnvironmentGlobal EconomyInterventionism

11/06/2015Mises Wire
Farmers have been using monkeys to harvest coconuts in Thailand for hundreds of years. But now, animal rights activists have decided that these farmers should have their livelihoods destroyed in order to save the monkeys from "slavery".
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For WHO, Red Meat Is a Red Herring

The EnvironmentHealthInterventionism

11/05/2015Mises Wire
The World Health Organization has declared that eating meat will kill you. But the WHO's war on meat is not really about your health. It's about "saving the planet" from the latest industry that has been deemed "unsustainable" by global elites.
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Environmental and Resource Economics

The EnvironmentEntrepreneurship

07/22/2015Audio/Video
Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 22 July 2015.
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