Free Markets / Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr.

What's Wrong with the Job Market?

Free MarketsU.S. EconomyBusiness CyclesInterventionism

12/06/2010Mises Daily Articles
Why is unemployment stuck at 10 percent in the narrowest measure and as high as 30 percent for some demographics? The usual answer is that the broad economy is not recovering. That's true but superficial; it explains nothing. We have a problem of a specific kind with the job market.
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Block's Building Blocks

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyEntrepreneurshipPrivate Property

11/22/2010Mises Daily Articles
Murray Rothbard, in his life, was known as Mr. Libertarian. We can make a solid case that the title now belongs to Walter Block, a student of Rothbard's whose own vita is as thick as a phone book, as diverse as Wikipedia.
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The Mystery of FDR Unraveled

Free MarketsU.S. HistoryInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

10/28/2010Mises Daily Articles
As Mark Thornton has shown, the big legislative change that FDR made at the start of his presidency, the decision that affected every single American citizen from one coast to the other, was the repeal of the 13-year hell of Prohibition.
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The Killing and Reviving of the American Dream

Free MarketsMedia and CultureBusiness CyclesPolitical Theory

10/22/2010Mises Daily Articles
We are witnessing the fall of the American dream, which has always been about having hope in the future. This is a striking fact of our times, one made even more devastating as we look at the economic fundamentals.
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Down with the Rich, Again?

Free MarketsTaxes and SpendingEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

07/26/2010Mises Daily Articles
The rich can indeed help us all, not by spending but by being thrifty and even miserly for as long as necessary to fix what the government has broken.
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Real Jobs, Fake Jobs

Free MarketsInterventionismProduction Theory

07/19/2010Mises Daily Articles
"The point of employment is not just jobs: it is productive and economically viable jobs."
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El legado de Rothbard

BiographiesFree MarketsEntrepreneurshipHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/08/2010Mises Daily Articles
Es natural preguntarse qué erudito hoy en día ha heredado el manto de Rothbard. Para mí, esta es la forma incorrecta de mirarlo. Rothbard amplió enormemente ese manto para que cientos, miles y millones de personas puedan usarlo.
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Rothbard's Legacy

BiographiesFree MarketsEntrepreneurshipHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/08/2010Mises Daily Articles
It is natural to wonder what scholar today has inherited the mantle of Rothbard. To me this is the wrong way to look at it. Rothbard vastly broadened that mantle so that hundreds, thousands, and millions of people can wear it.
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Renouncing American Citizenship

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyLegal SystemInterventionism

04/28/2010Mises Daily Articles
The way to stop the brain and capital drain is readily at hand. Relinquish controls. Stop taxing people abroad. Adopt laissez-faire. Reinstitute freedom. Reject militarism and nationalism.
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More Powerful Than Armies

EducationFree MarketsGlobal EconomyOther Schools of Thought

04/16/2010Mises Daily Articles
We have long known that Austrolibertarianism is the only truly international economic-political movement outside of Marxism.
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