Mises Wire

Currency Manipulation by the United States Is Alive and Well

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog39 min ago

The United States government is being hypocritical when it criticizes other governments for manipulating their currencies.

Read more

The Miracle of Entrepreneurship

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

Emperors can rest on their laurels but capitalists never can.

Read more

Wall Street's Doomsday Machine

The FedU.S. Economy

Blog9 hours ago

This tepid recovery is now very long in the tooth and industrial production and PMI's are slipping into recession mode virtually everywhere.


Read more

Pat Buchanan Is Wrong About Tariffs and Trade

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

Blog11 hours ago

Pat Buchanan's "America First" economic writings in defense of protectionism are wrongheaded, and often historically inaccurate.


Read more

Why Modern Luddites Are Attacking Uber Drivers

EntrepreneurshipInterventionismPolitical Theory


Both workers and elites fear new market and technological innovations. The latest protests are nothing new.

Read more

Trump and Hillary Don't Know How to Fix the Economy

U.S. EconomyInterventionismPolitical Theory


The problem isn't whether a candidate's economic plan is detailed enough. The problem is the notion that a politician can improve the economy.

Read more