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Who was Ludwig von Mises?

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08/01/2007Articles of Interest
Ludwig von Mises (29 Sept. 1881-10 Oct. 1973), economist and social philosopher, was born Ludwig Heinrich Edler von Mises in Lemberg, Austria-Hungary (today, Lviv, Ukraine), the son of Arthur von Mises, a railroad engineer and civil servant, and Adele von Mises, born Adele Landau. Von Mises was...
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Biography of Margit von Mises: 1890–1993

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08/01/2007Articles of Interest
Margit and Ludwig von Mises were a magnificent team. Margit was unsurpassed in devotion to Mises the person in life and in perpetuating his memory and his ideas after his death.
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Biography of Ludwig von Mises (1881-1973)

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08/01/2007Articles of Interest
One of the most notable economists and social philosophers of the twentieth century, Ludwig von Mises, in the course of a long and highly productive life, developed an integrated, deduct­ive science of economics based on the fundamental axiom that in­dividual human beings act purposively to achieve...
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Biography of Frederic Bastiat (1801-1850): Between the French and Marginalist Revolutions

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08/01/2007Articles of Interest
Claude Frederic Bastiat was a French economist, legislator, and writer who championed private property, free markets, and limited government. Perhaps the main underlying theme of Bastiat's writings was that the free market was inherently a source of "economic harmony" among individuals, as long as...
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An American Classical Liberalism

World HistoryPolitical Theory

08/01/2007Articles of Interest
Every four years, as the November presidential election draws near, I have the same daydream: that I don't know or care who the president of the United States is. More importantly, I don't need to know or care. I don't have to vote or even pay attention to debates. I can ignore all campaign...
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Cheap Money, Gold, and the Federal Reserve Bank Policy

The FedMoney and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking

07/06/2007Articles of Interest
The present glut in the money markets, with excessively cheap money and its attendant evils and dangers to the credit structure of the country, is due to the concurrence of three main causes.
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Myth and Truth about Libertarianism

03/23/2007Articles of Interest
Murray N. Rothbard Myth and Truth about Libertarianism Adobe PDF Library 4.0
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The Mythology of Capital

Money and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

11/27/2006Articles of Interest
From The Quarterly Journal of Economics , Volume 50, Number 2 (February 1936).
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Investment that Raises the Demand for Capital

Capital and Interest Theory

11/27/2006Articles of Interest
From The Review of Economic Statistics , Volume 19, Number 4 (November 1937).
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