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The Greatest Myth

StrategyPolitical Theory

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What can we do as individuals to fight the entrenched economic illiteracy that keeps politicians in business?

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How the TSA Kills Hundreds of People Every Year

Blog1 hour ago

Not only is there an absence of evidence that the TSA saves lives, there is evidence that it may actually cause a significant number of deaths.

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Brexit: The Movie Makes the Economic Case Against The EU

Blog3 hours ago

The new film Brexit: The Movie makes the case for the "Leave" campaign in significant detail.


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Why Most of Chicago's Banks Failed during the Great Depression: The Puzzle Resolved

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog5 hours ago

Postel-Vinay's study further undermines the Friedman-Schwartz explanation of why banks failed during the Great Depression.

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The War on Cash is Ancient

Taxes and SpendingWorld HistoryFiscal Theory

Blog9 hours ago

The war on cash is a war on commerce, or rather, on any commerce that can't be monitored and controlled by government.

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Clinton Adviser, Nobel Prize Winning Economist Endorsed Venezuelan Socialism

Blog18 hours ago

Socialist governments have long been able to count on American economists to serve as apologists for their schemes.

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