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Money and BanksMoney and Banking
The real problem was the money supply inflation that happened during the boom phase. Combating deflation in the bust phase only superficially treats a symptom of the boom-bust cycle.
Media and CultureWorld HistoryPolitical Theory
As good loses to evil, we most certainly lose our liberty. This, ultimately, is the cost of the Enlightenment.
BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics
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Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and Wages
Mandatory parental leave imposes costs on employees who don't qualify for leave, and on the employers themselves — driving down demand for workers, and raising unemployment.