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The Homo Economicus Straw Man

Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog10/26/2016

To understand the marketplace, it is not necessary to believe in the existence of a selfish, profit-maximizing human.

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Libertarians Shouldn't Dream of Hillary's Common Market

Free MarketsGlobal Economy

Blog10/12/2016

Neither government-controlled trade, nor government-enforced open borders are libertarian.

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The History of Capitalism

Free MarketsWorld HistoryPrivate Property

Blog09/12/2016

The development of capitalism consists in everyone's having the right to serve the customer better and/or more cheaply.

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How to Solve the Illegal Immigration Problem

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

Blog09/06/2016

No walls, no government databases, no biometric national ID cards. But not a penny in welfare for immigrants. It is really that simple.

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Fantasy Football: The Beauty of Capitalism and the Dangers of Government

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

Blog08/24/2016

The success of fantasy sports is an illustration of how capitalism unleashes innovation, and how government can manage to ruin anything it touches.

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Spreadsheets Can Not Replace the Market Process

Free MarketsInterventionismPrices

Blog08/22/2016

The problem with the Excel spreadsheet approach is not the intentions of policymakers, but that such tools cannot possibly replace the market process.

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What the Olympics Teach Us about International Trade

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

Government schemes are powerless in gauging where comparative advantage lies, whether we are talking about trade or sports.

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Interventionism: Government's War Against Consumers

Free MarketsInterventionismValue and Exchange

Blog08/16/2016

The government wants to arrogate to itself the power, which, in an economy, is in the hands of the consumers.

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The Division of Labor Clarified

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Blog08/15/2016

For Mises "human society is thus spiritual and teleological," the "product of thought and will."

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Waiting for Growth

Free MarketsU.S. EconomyAustrian Economics Overview

Out of eight theories aiming to explain the current slow economic growth not one is correct highlighting the need for a reformation to sound policies.

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