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No, Tax Breaks are not Subsidies

Mises DailyMay 27, 2015
The video game industry has been criticized for taking advantage of tax breaks, with critics claiming that the industry is being "subsidized" by a smaller tax bill. But, there's a very big difference between a tax break and a subsidy...

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The Bait-and-Switch Behind Economic Populism

Mises DailyMay 26, 2015
Economic populists have become skilled at causing economic calamities while escaping the blame. Instead, it’s the non-populists that end up picking up the pieces while getting the blame for the unemployment and wealth destruction that follows in the wake of populist economic policies...

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