Entrepreneurship

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Socialism: Now with Computers!

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipOther Schools of Thought

Blog09/14/2015

There's no shortage of intellectuals eager to churn out new schemes for central planning.

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New Directions in Entrepreneurship Research

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

Blog06/25/2015

It’s a great time to be studying entrepreneurship. Today as never before entrepreneurs are confronted with “grand challenges” both in the marketplace and society more broadly. And despite constant efforts to stifle...

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Austrian Theories of Intervention and Entrepreneurship

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

Blog03/20/2015

For those new to Austrian economics, there are few modern scholars whose work I would recommend more enthusiastically than Salerno’s.

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The Political Economy of Bob Dylan

Big GovernmentThe EntrepreneurU.S. EconomyEntrepreneurship

Blog03/18/2015

"So let us not talk falsely now, the hour is getting late."  (Bob Dylan, All Along the Watchtower, 1967)

In his...

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Microbreweries Craft New Flavors of IP Regulation

Legal SystemU.S. EconomyEntrepreneurshipInterventionismMonopoly and Competition

Blog03/11/2015

There’s an interesting story in the news about my hometown of Fort Collins, and how its growing craft beer scene is threatened by intellectual property disputes.

The microbrew...

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Mark Thornton on Cybersecurity

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipMonopoly and Competition

Blog02/20/2015

Mark Thornton comments in WND's article on recent cyber-security breaches. Thornton notes that, when breaches do occur, "Most, if not all of the time, the customer isn’t harmed; it’s the company that’s harmed. As a result, banks and retailers seek out enhanced security so criminals are less...

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800 Years of Entrepreneurship

World HistoryEntrepreneurshipInterventionismMonopoly and Competition

Blog01/20/2015

Entrepreneurship still isn’t very popular in economics, but Austrian ideas are increasingly influential in contemporary management research, where the future is bright for young Austrians.

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Entrepreneurs Build the Roads—and Government Closes Them

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurshipInterventionismMonopoly and Competition

Blog01/09/2015

Last year, British entrepreneur Mike Watts made headlines when he opened England’s first private toll road in more than a hundred years. The road has now been closed, but its brief history provides a sad (and all-too-typical) example of...

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