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Planet Earth and the Tyranny of Mother Nature

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsMedia and Culture


Only peaceful social cooperation enables us to take advantage of the best parts of human life and escape the tyranny of biological competition.

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Mainstream Media Goes Full McCarthyite

Media and CulturePolitical Theory


Whenever you disagree with anybody, don't debate ideas, go right into name calling.

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Markets May Tell Us More than the Pundits

Media and CulturePolitical Theory


Pundits like Paul Krugman have become true masters of wildly incorrect speculation.

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The Intelligentsia Takes a Hit

Media and Culture


Thanks to the rise of decentralized, internet-based journalism, and general public dissatisfaction with "establishment" media, the opinion-molding class is losing its power to mold opinion.

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Inferno and the Overpopulation Myth

Media and Culture


Inferno features a Malthusian villain set on halving the world's population out of overpopulation fears. Let us unpack this myth.

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The Bad Economics Behind Monopoly

Media and CulturePhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory


A pro-tax disciple of Henry George gave us the board game we know today as Monopoly.

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The Week in Review: October 15, 2016

Media and CultureStrategyMoney and BankingPolitical Theory


We are less than a month away from the election and it can not be over soon enough.

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The 2016 Nobel Prize: Incentives, Property Rights, and Ownership

Media and CultureOther Schools of Thought


While not Austrian, the body of work by Hart and Holmström is worth careful study and has interesting implications for Austrians.

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Mises on the Battle between Liberalism and Racism

Media and CultureWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and Methodology


For Mises, racism is not just contrary to liberalism and sound economics, but to reason itself.

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