U.S. Economy

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The ABCs of a Market Economy

Free MarketsU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog04/29/2016

This immense cooperative system is known as a free-market economy. It was not consciously planned by anybody. It evolved.

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Do Rich People Pay Their "Fair Share"?

Taxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog04/25/2016

The core assumption at work here is that more good things could be done if only more people were paying more in taxes.

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Flush with Cash: US Government Collects Record Taxes in 2015

Taxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog04/25/2016

With April 15 come and gone, let's have a look at how well the Federal government has been doing for itself in recent years.

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The Week in Review: April 23, 2016

Global EconomyU.S. EconomyMoney and Banking

Blog04/22/2016

On Mises Weekends this week, Daniel McAdams joins Jeff in studio to talk foreign policy.

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Minimum Wage: A Common Rhetorical Trick

U.S. Economy

Blog04/20/2016

Target may have increased starting wage levels within their company, but only a government can create and enforce a "minimum wage."

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Audio Interviews: Minimum Wages and Jobs

U.S. Economy

Blog04/16/2016

Two recent interviews with Ryan McMaken covering employment issues.

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A Nationwide Minimum Wage Is Even Worse than State-Imposed Wages

U.S. Economy

Blog04/16/2016

A national one-size-fits-all minimum wage is far worse than the state mandates, and punishes areas with low cost of living the most.

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The Week in Review: April 16, 2016

HealthTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog04/15/2016

Tax day reminds us of the violent coercion that is essential to every government's budget.

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The Politics of Political Economists

Big GovernmentU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog04/11/2016

The pragmatist looks for areas where the economy and society fall short of the Garden of Eden, and these, of course, abound. Poverty, unemployment, old people with scurvy, young people with cavities — the list is indeed endless.

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