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Virtual Mises University 2016

Austrian Economics Overview

Event

July 24, 2016 to July 30, 2016

Virtual Mises U is for students, professionals, business people—absolutely anyone, anywhere—who is interested in the pursuit of economic truth.

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The End Game Of Bubble Finance: Political Revolt

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking

Blog6 hours ago

During Friday's bloodbath a CNBC anchor lady assured her audience that Brexit wasn't a big sweat. That's because it is a political crisis, not a financial one.

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Brexit Shows Why the US Income Tax Is So Bad

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyU.S. History

Blog7 hours ago

The fact that the US government can tax citizens directly makes the act of state secession far more difficult.

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If the UK Economy Tanks, Don’t Blame Brexit

The FedGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog21 hours ago

The Bank of England has been less reckless than the ECB. But both the UK and the eurozone economies are fragile thanks to loose monetary policy.

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The US Should Have 10,000 Members of Congress

U.S. HistoryWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog06/29/2016

The ballooning size of legislative districts in the US is just one more illustration of how the United States is too large.

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The EU Is About Control, Not Free Trade

Big GovernmentGlobal Economy

Blog06/29/2016

Politicians like Juncker and Merkel speak of the EU as if it were a marriage or a family, to which one is bound by some transcendental duty.

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