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Agriculture Is Only a Tiny Part of America's Economy — And That's a Good Thing

Protectionism and Free Trade

Blog07/17/2019

Since 1900, the number of American farms in operation has fallen 63 percent. Meanwhile, the American standard of living is far beyond what the farmers of yesteryear could have imagined.

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Free Trade vs. Government Diktat

Protectionism and Free Trade

Blog07/17/2019

In every trade, a person is giving up something he values less for something he values more. Every time a shopper buys any item from another person, he has improved his standard of living, and so has the seller.

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Nation, State, and Economy

StrategyPrivate Property

07/16/2019Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Ryan McMaken discuss what the nationality principle means for liberalism.
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Economics: Vocation or Profession?

EducationPhilosophy and Methodology

07/16/2019Mises Daily Articles
The vocational economist is dedicated to a body of ideas — not merely money, fame, or power — and strives to master the system of economic theory as handed down by the great system builders and innovators of the past.
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The Next Prime Minister Must Choose: Working Class Britons, or the Neo-Keynesians

Labor and WagesMoney and BanksTaxes and Spending

Blog07/16/2019

An estimated 78 percent of the UK’s working population are unable to make ends meet between pay-days. Neo-Keynesian policies are to blame.

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My Mises U Experience: Why Austrian Economics Brought Me to Auburn

EducationStrategy

07/16/2019Audio/Video
This is Nathan Moore's first year at Mises University. The Auburn University student shares what he's most excited to learn about.
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Are India and China Booming as Much as They Claim?

Global Economy

Blog07/16/2019

The differences between government stats and reality are a problem, especially since these estimates are used to make policy.

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