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There Is No Such Thing as "Settled Public Policy"

Mises DailyAugust 28, 2015
Following Supreme Court decisions, commentators often claim that a law is now "settled public policy." This is a tactic to silence dissent, and draws on fanciful ideas about the permanence of federal law. In real life, no political question is ever settled...

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Why Devaluing the Yuan Won't Help China's Economy

Mises DailyAugust 27, 2015
China has recently devalued its currency. Like many governments, the Chinese government thinks this will help the economy by increasing exports. But it will really just destroy real wealth in the process.

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