Corporate Welfare

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13. The Founding Father of Crony Capitalism

Big GovernmentCorporate Welfare

Section Two: Politics and Thieves. Narrated by Harold L. Fritsche.
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General Electric’s Crony Capitalism

Corporate WelfareInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

11/25/2013Mises Daily Articles
The Obama administration inserted language into the 2012 fiscal cliff bill that enabled GE to avoid paying much federal income tax.
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Life in Crony-Capitalist America

Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Interviewed by Scott Horton, Mark Thornton discusses life in crony-capitalist America, where Wall Street gets bailouts and interest-free money and Main Street is stuck with Obamacare, food stamps and persistent unemployment.
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Monsanto’s Friends in High Places

Corporate WelfareOther Schools of Thought

11/09/2013Mises Daily Articles
The government’s relationship with Monsanto is a prime example of crony capitalism.
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How the World Was Made Safe for Crony Capitalism

Corporate WelfareOther Schools of Thought

11/05/2013Mises Daily Articles
The state rarely misses an opportunity to use crisis to its advantage and crony capitalism has become one of the largest benefactors of government fixes.
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Five Ways to Create a Monopoly

Corporate WelfareInterventionismMonopoly and Competition

10/31/2013Mises Daily Articles
Come one, come all, and learn the five best ways to create a monopoly.
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The American Economy is Not a Free-Market Economy

Corporate WelfareFree MarketsOther Schools of Thought

09/24/2013Mises Daily Articles
Those who condemn the free market take for granted that the present order of things is the free market in action.
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David Stockman on his Book and the Bailouts

Corporate WelfareThe FedU.S. EconomyMonetary Theory

09/06/2013Mises Daily Articles
The Fed decides, through a Politburo of planners sitting in Washington, how much liquidity is necessary and what the interest rate should be.
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Big Business, War, and Rothbard’s Class Analysis

Corporate WelfareMoney and BanksWar and Foreign Policy

09/05/2013Mises Daily Articles
The biggest capitalists, those “economic royalists” of Wall Street, have been the deadliest enemies of true capitalism.
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The Friedmanite Corruption of Capitalism

Corporate WelfareOther Schools of Thought

05/31/2013Mises Daily Articles
Stockman makes the case that the Austrian business cycle theory is a far more reliable source of understanding about the Great Depression than the Friedmanite theory.
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