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Eugen Böhm-Bawerk

Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk

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Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk was a leading member of the Austrian School of economics. His major contributions were in the areas of capital and interest and helped pave the way for...

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Basic Principles of Economic Value

Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk covers the nature and origin of value, the measurement of value, the value of complementary...

The Historical vs. the Deductive Method in Political Economy

The offering which the most prominent leader of the younger generation of the historical school has made to the...

Daniel J. Sanchez

Dan Sanchez

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Dan Sanchez is a libertarian writer and an editor at the Foundation for Economic Education. He is a contributing editor at Antiwar.com, where he writes a regular column,...

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Mises, sobre la mente y el método

Se ha convertido en un truco popular entre las personas que no están preparadas para lidiar con la economía...

Understanding the Federal Reserve’s Shell Game

Taxes usually aren't terribly popular with the people who pay the taxes. Fortunately — from the government's...

David K. Levine

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David K. Levine teaches economics at Washington University in Saint Louis and is co-author of Against Intellectual Monopoly. See his website....

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James Watt: Monopolist

Boulton and Watt's refusal to issue licenses allowing other engine makers to employ the separate-condenser principle...

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Rafe Champion

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Rafe Champion is a writer interested in philosophy and science, especially the work of the Austrian philosopher Karl Popper and the Austrian economist F.A. Hayek. See his website....

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The Last Knight Still Leading the Way

Mises (1881–1973) is one of the sleeping giants of the 20th century. For many decades he was the leader of the...

Making Sense of Popper

For some, Popper is the most overrated intellectual of the century. For others, he is the overlooked genius. Rafe...

Lorin Partain

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Lorin Partain is a professional photographer specializing in family and wedding photojournalism. He is also the author of Eyesometry, available for the Amazon Kindle....

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How Photographers Can Make Money without Copyright

This company adds to the value of its product by not violating the rights of the consumer.

Anne Wortham

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Anne Wortham is Associate Professor of Sociology at Illinois State University. She is author of The Other Side of Racism, and numerous articles and essays in Reason, The Freeman, The...

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Sociological View of Obama's World of Social Justice

What is one to make of President Obama’s celebration of the government’s role in the personal pursuits of citizens...

Obama's World of Social Justice

What is one to make of the president's diminishment of the causal connection between the productivity of individuals...

Mike Foley

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Payday Lending: Serving the Unbanked

The Center for Responsible Lending says that payday lending is a predatory business in that it lures borrowers into...

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Vijay Boyapati

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Vijay Boyapati is a former Google engineer. In 2007 he started Operation Live Free or Die, a grassroots organization to help Ron Paul's 2008 presidential campaign. Since 2009 he has...

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Why Credit Deflation Is More Likely than Mass Inflation: An Austrian Overview of the Inflation Versus Deflation Debate

Abstract: This article provides an Austrian overview of the inflation versus deflation debate which has captured the...

The Economics of Healthcare Reform

The only solution to increasing costs is to eliminate government interference in the market and to allow the price...

Ted Roberts

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Taxes and Criminality

The concept of taxation well deserves its partnership with death. Death and taxes, you know. Two vultures. Both, to...

The War Tax That Never Went Away

The telephone tax initially was a penny a call — a single cent. Writes Ted Roberts: Eventually there was real money...

Yuri Kuznetsov

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Yuri Kuznetsov is a researcher at the Institute of Economic Forecasting of the Russian Academy of Sciences and a member of the Institute for the Study of Russian Economy in...

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Fiat Money as an Administrative Good

Yuri Kuznetsov suggests a scenario by which fiat money comes about, a scenario which may be useful for understanding...

Fiat Money as an Administrative Good

"Governmental taxation provides one mean by which fiat money could come into existence."

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