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Should People be Allowed to Work for $1 an Hour?

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurshipPricesValue and Exchange

11/23/2015Mises Wire
Amazon has developed a new way to help people do easy work for a little extra cash. The jobs involve repetitive tasks that computers can't do. But, since the jobs pay below minimum wage, we're told the whole thing should be outlawed...

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The Mises Week in Review: October 31, 2015

Big GovernmentBooms and BustsThe EntrepreneurThe FedGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksEntrepreneurshipMoney and BankingOther Schools of ThoughtPricesValue and Exchange

10/31/2015Mises Wire
The Fed's Federal Open Market Committee renewed its commitment to easy money this week. The Fed will pretend to be committed to raising rates while doing nothing, and its ongoing war against deflation will continue to make us poorer...

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The World Bank Threatens Free Markets in Peru

The EntrepreneurGlobal EconomyEntrepreneurship

10/30/2015Mises Wire
Thanks to enterprising Peruvians who ignore the regulatory state, Peru continues to see growth in the standards of living of its citizens. Unfortunately, the global elites behind the World Bank are determined to regulate and "modernize" Peru until this entrepreneurial spirit is destroyed...

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The Mises Week in Review: October 10, 2015

Booms and BustsThe EntrepreneurFinancial MarketsGlobal EconomyLegal SystemMedia and CultureTaxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryWorld HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical TheoryValue and Exchange

10/10/2015Mises Wire
International trade grasped headlines with Monday’s announcement that twelve governments have agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership. While we should expect to see this celebrated in the editorial pages of the Wall Street Journal , it is unfortunate even libertarian organizations are...

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The Future Is Decentralized

The EntrepreneurFinancial MarketsPhilosophy and Methodology

10/06/2015The Austrian
In this adaptation of a Q and A session at the Mises Institute, Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne discusses the potential for revolutionary change that could come to both markets and states with the spread of new technologies like the block chain.

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Rod Martin: Hope Lies In Entrepreneurs, Not Politicians

Big GovernmentThe EntrepreneurGlobal EconomyMedia and Culture

10/02/2015Audio/Video
Martin contrasts the difficulties world governments have in confronting global crises with the hope and resilience of entrepreneurship.

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What Happened When One Company Set a Minimum Wage of $70,000

The EntrepreneurPricesValue and Exchange

08/11/2015Mises Wire
When one CEO set his company's minimum wage at $70,000, some denounced the move as “socialism.” But the real situation is more complex than that, and we should look at how CEOs can use wages to achieve a variety of personal goals...

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The Entrepreneur

The EntrepreneurAustrian Economics Overview

07/25/2015Audio/Video
Learn the fundamentals of the Austrian school.

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Mises University Mystery Speaker

The EntrepreneurCapital and Interest TheoryMonopoly and Competition

07/23/2015Audio/Video
Includes an introduction by Jeff Deist. Recorded via Skype at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 23 July 2015.

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