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Dickson Buchanan

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Dickson Buchanan Jr. is Director of International Development and Senior Precious Metals Specialist at Euro Pacific Precious Metals, Peter Schiff’s gold and silver firm. He received his MA in Austrian...

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Government Spending and Negative Interest Rates

Last week’s decision by the ECB to cross the border into negative territory marks a historic event and shows just...

DanteBayona

Dante Bayona

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Dante Bayona received his master’s degree in Austrian economics under the direction of Jesús Huerta de Soto in Spain. He was a 2014 Summer Fellow at the Mises Institute, works...

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The Fed and the “Salvador Dali Effect”

The Fed and the Treasury are betting on the fact that the dollar will remain the world’s reserve currency forever,...

The Fed and the “Salvador Dali Effect”

The Fed does not produce work or items of value.

Mark Tovey

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Mark Tovey is an undergraduate studying economics at the University of Sussex, England.

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Made-up Government Stats Inflame Contempt for Britain’s Obese

In a private market, households bear the costs of their own unhealthy habits. In a socialized economy, everyone...

Hostages and the Right to Pay Ransom

Many governments — including the US — have often inhumanely forbidden families from supplying ransoms to kidnappers...

Stewart Dompe

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Stewart Dompe is an instructor of economics at Johnson & Wales University. He has published articles in Econ Journal Watch and is a contributor to the Homer Economicus: Using The...

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Industrial Policy Is Still a Loser

Stiglitz wants to revitalize industrial policy through greater government intervention to favor certain technologies...

Industrial Policy Is Still a Loser

Stiglitz wants to revitalize industrial policy through greater government intervention to favor certain technologies...

Logan Albright

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Logan Albright is Director of Fiscal Research at Capital Policy Analytics, Research Analyst for Freedom Works, and a contributing editor for Mises Canada. He lives in Washington, DC.

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Private Enterprise versus Free Enterprise

The neo-mercantilist Export-Import Bank is being pushed with bipartisan support yet again. We’re being told that the...

How Government Helped Create the Coming Doctor Shortage

If we want to lower the cost of health care, we should seek to increase the availability of health care services,...

Randy England

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Randy England is a writer, criminal defense lawyer, frequent co-host of the Freedom Feens broadcast and member of St. Peter Catholic Church in in Jefferson City, Missouri....

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The Golden Rule vs. Catholic Case Against Free Markets

It is now fashionable in some intellectual Catholic circles to disparage free markets at every turn, but this...

The Golden Rule vs. Catholic Case Against Free Markets

In his closing remarks, Dilulio concedes that there are things to be learned from libertarianism and that government...

Andrew B. Wilson

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Andrew B. Wilson is a resident fellow and senior writer at the Show-Me Institute, a free market think tank based in St. Louis, MO.

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Thomas Piketty and Mises’s ‘The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality’

In his short book The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality , Ludwig von Mises explains why Piketty's new anti-...

James T. Bennett

James T. Bennett

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James T. Bennett holds the W. P. Snavely Chair in Political Economy and Public Policy at George Mason University. He has written, co-authored, or edited more than two dozen books...

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Congress, Extortion, and Unfunded Mandates

James Bennett discusses his new book on federal mandates with the Mises Institute.

Andy Duncan

Andy Duncan

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Andy Duncan is an expert on financial derivatives and lectures on the topic in New York, London, Dubai, and Singapore. He’s also been a writer, speaker and contributor to the...

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Andy Duncan: The Charade of Independence for UKIP and Scotland
Jeff Deist and Andy Duncan discuss the rise of UKIP in England.
The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality

Andy Duncan joins Jeff to review an overlooked classic by Mises: The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality.

Josh Grossman

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Josh Grossman is a social studies teacher in southeastern Minnesota. He enjoys reading anything he can about Austrian Economics or historical revisionism from the perspective of the Austrian School....

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How Student Loans Create Demand for Useless Degrees

Apart from driving up prices, one of the main problems of subsidized government loans is the fact that a student can...

The Unseen Costs of the Minimum Wage

Supporters of minimum wage hikes claim they have little or no effect on employment, the law of demand makes it clear...

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