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The EntrepreneurInterventionismPolitical TheoryValue and Exchange
The view seems to be that if a higher minimum wage is mandated that employers will continue to make all of the same hiring decisions. Not true.
Taxes and SpendingCalculation and KnowledgeMonetary TheoryValue and Exchange
Monetary profit is not the only kind of profit, but in a complex world, monetary profit is essential in building sustainable economies.
Philosophy and MethodologySubjectivismValue and Exchange
Mises maintained that humans act out of self interest. But that doesn't mean others can't benefit from those actions, regardless of intent.
Media and CultureValue and Exchange
If you can afford to live in a nice neighborhood with a responsive police force, the cost to you of gun control is much lower than for others.
U.S. EconomyValue and Exchange
Not realizing that women with children earn less than childless women, this woman thinks women with children need to check their privilege.
The EntrepreneurPraxeologySubjectivismValue and Exchange
Every human action is undertaken in the hope of gaining at least some psychic profit. Profit need not be measured in dollars.
Taxes and SpendingValue and Exchange
Christopher Westley is blunt about his organization's mission. "I want it to support the productive class of society."
InterventionismPrivate PropertyValue and Exchange
The ability to work long hours is one of the few advantages young people have in the work place.
It is a widespread fallacy that skillful advertising can talk the consumers into buying everything that the advertiser wants them to buy.
Global EconomyCalculation and KnowledgeValue and Exchange
The choice between various ways of ‘measuring’ economic variations (and gauging their causes from these measurements) is arbitrary from an economic point of view, and becomes a largely political endeavor.