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3 Ways to Help Puerto Rico Right Now

Bureaucracy and RegulationProtectionism and Free Trade

Blog09/29/2017
Now more than ever, Puerto Ricans need easy access to global markets through unrestricted trade and unregulated commerce.

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Don't Fall for Tax Reform

Taxes and Spending

Blog09/28/2017
Don't fall for tax reform. It’s a con, and a shell game.

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Yellen: The Economy May Be Weaker than We Thought

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog09/28/2017
At the rate we're going, the Fed will need another 8 years to get the target interest rate up to 2 percent.

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A Libertarian "Stealth Plan for America"?

Protectionism and Free TradeU.S. HistoryInterventionismPolitical Theory

09/28/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Thomas DiLorenzo reviews Nancy MacLean's attack-book on libertarianism.

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Does "More Europe" Mean More Government?

Global EconomyWorld HistoryInterventionism

Blog09/28/2017
When leading Europhiles say they want more European unity, what they really seem to want is more bureaucracy, regulation, and control.

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London Caves to the Black-Cab Monopolists — Blocks Uber

Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and WagesPoverty

Blog09/28/2017
London's new ban on Uber removes Londoners’ freedom of choice — and makes them poorer.

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A Primer on Hoppe's Argumentation Ethics

Private Property

Blog09/27/2017
It is argumentation which requires the recognition of private property.

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Now that Roy Moore Won, Is his "Lawlessness" a Problem?

Legal System

Blog09/27/2017
A charge of "lawlessness" is usually an ideologically-empty attempt to capitalize on emotionalism and tribalism.

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More Spending Does Not Drive More Employment

Booms and BustsThe EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

Blog09/27/2017
Entrepreneurship — not spending — is the key to a growing economy.

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Why Does US Price Inflation Remain Relatively Subdued?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog09/27/2017
What matters here is not the price levels. What matters are the increases in money supply which undermine the real wealth generation process.

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