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Mises U: "The Highlight of My Summer"

Blog4 hours ago

Felicia Cowley explains how Mises University has helped her as she pursues an academic career. 

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It's Time to Give Up on Britain's National Health Service

Blog4 hours ago

Britain used to be a world leader in health care innovation and quality. No longer.

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Politicians Should Need a Supermajority to Raise Taxes

Blog5 hours ago

Allowing lawmakers to raise taxes with a 50% + 1 vote is a recipe for disaster.

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Socialists and Other Grotesque Ingrates

Media and CultureStrategy

07/15/2018Audio/Video
Tom Woods presents the opening lecture of Mises University 2018.

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The Enterprise of Customary Law

Free MarketsLegal SystemPhilosophy and Methodology

07/14/2018Mises Daily Articles
Our modern reliance on government to make law and establish order is not the historical norm.

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Tax Evasion: Goooooaaaallll!

Blog07/14/2018

Ronaldo and Messi have heroically taken elaborate steps to keep money they’ve earned away from the government of Spain. 

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Bryan Caplan Critiques Jeff Deist on Decentralization

Decentralization and Secession

Blog07/14/2018

Yes, democracies give leaders strong incentives to adopt popular policies. But if you study public opinion, you’ll discover that neither libertarian nor wealth-creating policies are very popular.

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Is Norway a Role Model for "Democratic Socialism"?

Global EconomyPoverty

Blog07/14/2018

If Scandinavian countries are socialist, then so is the United States.

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Allen Mendenhall on our Hyper-Political Supreme Court

Legal SystemMedia and CultureStrategy

07/13/2018Audio/Video
Allen Mendenhall and Jeff Deist discuss why the Supreme Court won't save us from a rapacious federal government.

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Can the State Reduce Poverty?

Free MarketsLegal SystemPovertyInterventionism

07/13/2018Mises Daily Articles
Anti-poverty "strategies" like mandatory overtime pay, state-protected unionization, and opposition to labor-saving devices only serve to increase the cost of living for poor and rich alike.

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