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What Economic Progress Means

Global EconomyWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

10/01/2019Mises Daily Articles
The question is not whether economic progress makes people happy. It makes them happier than they would otherwise have been. Most mothers feel happier if their children survive, and most people feel happier without tuberculosis than with it.
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Two Views on Social Order: Conflict or Cooperation?

Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

09/28/2019Mises Daily Articles
There are two clear and present dangers to liberty. One is known as the Left, and the other is the Right. They seek to use government to mold society into a form they seek, rather than the form that liberty achieves if society is left on its own.
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Was Keynes a Liberal?

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

09/27/2019Mises Daily Articles
The particular crises to which Keynes reacted were themselves the products of misguided government policies.
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Price Fixing in Ancient Rome

Booms and BustsFree MarketsGlobal EconomyWorld HistoryInterventionism

09/26/2019Mises Daily Articles
State intervention and a crushing fiscal policy made the whole empire groan under the yoke; more than once, both poor men and rich prayed that the barbarians would deliver them from it.
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Por qué los planes del gobierno para arreglar las recesiones fracasan en última instancia

Business CyclesOther Schools of Thought

09/14/2019Mises Daily Articles
El error fundamental de los intervencionistas es que ignoran la escasez de bienes de capital.
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Why Government Plans for Fixing Recessions Ultimately Fail

Business CyclesOther Schools of Thought

09/14/2019Mises Daily Articles
The fundamental error of the interventionists is that they ignore the shortage of capital goods.
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Aprendiendo sobre el Estado

Big Government

09/09/2019Mises Daily Articles
No son las personas que elegimos las que están a cargo. Son sólo el rostro humano de la máquina. Si no lo saben antes de las elecciones, lo descubren rápidamente después de las elecciones.
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Learning About the State

Big Government

09/09/2019Mises Daily Articles
It is not the people we elect who are in charge. They are only the human face on the machine. If they don't know this before the election, they quickly discover it after the election.
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What Is "Originary Interest"?

Financial MarketsMoney and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryFiscal TheoryMoney and Banking

09/03/2019Mises Daily Articles
People do not save and accumulate capital because there is interest. Interest is neither the impetus to saving nor the reward or the compensation granted for abstaining from immediate consumption. It is the ratio in the mutual valuation of present goods as against future goods.
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Llamado a presentar artículos: teoría austriaca del emprendimiento

Entrepreneurship

09/03/2019Mises Daily Articles
Es el momento adecuado para tratar temas austriacos y aprovechar mejor la teoría austriaca sobre el emprendimiento, así como para ampliar y desarrollar la teoría austriaca sobre el emprendimiento.
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