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Our Passive Trade Balance

History of the Austrian School of Economics

This is the first time Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk's essay "Our Passive Trade Balance" has appeared in English.

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Is Inflation Driven more by "Expectations" than by the Money Supply?

Blog01/03/2018
Central bankers think that the inflation problem can be solved by managing expectations.

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Dred Scott

Legal SystemU.S. History

01/03/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton discusses how the worst Supreme Court ruling of all time poured gasoline on the fire that was dividing a nation.

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The European Union Must Think Local To Address Global Challenges

Global Economy

Blog01/03/2018
The European Union must stop pursuing uniformity at any cost.

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How Expectations Coordinate Markets

Calculation and KnowledgePhilosophy and Methodology

Blog01/02/2018
But when prices change today, what are they telling the various and relevant market participants about what it suggests will be the situation tomorrow?

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The Wage-Gap Debate Is Based on Junk Science

Calculation and Knowledge

Blog01/02/2018
Without the marketplace, we cannot calculate the value of workers, whether male or female. There is no "objective" measure of an employee.

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Are Federal Spying Powers Modern Day Writs of Assistance?

Legal SystemU.S. History

Blog01/02/2018
The FISA Amendment is just a modern version of the "Writs of Assistance" rightfully opposed by James Otis and John Adams.

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