Protectionism and Free Trade

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3 Ways to Help Puerto Rico Right Now

Bureaucracy and RegulationProtectionism and Free Trade

Now more than ever, Puerto Ricans need easy access to global markets through unrestricted trade and unregulated commerce.

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There's a Bubble in New York City Taxi Medallions

Protectionism and Free TradeMonopoly and Competition

Like condos in Vegas a decade ago, taxi medallions in NYC once looked like a rock-solid investment.

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Week in Review: September 23, 2017

Cronyism and CorporatismDecentralization and SecessionProtectionism and Free TradeWar and Foreign PolicyMoney and Banking

Will a slow reduction in QE truly help? Or, is this just another wishful act from a Fed that has no clue of how to truly help.

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Trump's China-Sanctions Madness Imperils the Dollar

Money and BanksProtectionism and Free TradeWar and Foreign Policy

The Trump administration is threatening to cut China off from the US dollar. But this could serve to destroy the dollar's reserve-currency status.

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Week in Review: September 16, 2017

Big GovernmentProtectionism and Free TradeTaxes and SpendingWorld HistoryMoney and Banking

"Politicians who compromise and seek bipartisanship are the most dangerous among the entire crew in Washington."

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Germany's New Political Party Is Just Another Big-Government Party

Protectionism and Free TradeWorld History

Germany's newest political party once held a banner for free markets. Unfortunately, it's been lately moving very much in the wrong direction.

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The Fiscal Benefits of Free Trade

Global EconomyProtectionism and Free Trade

If the West is turning away from free trade, the rest of the world will surely fill the gap — and reap the rewards.

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World War I and the Triumph of Illiberal Ideology

Protectionism and Free TradeWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Mises warned that war is the outcome of abandoning economic freedom, which is inextricably tied to the spirit of liberalism and its philosophy of peace.

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How to Look at Tariffs

Free MarketsProtectionism and Free Trade

The upshot is that protectionism is not only nonsense, but dangerous nonsense.

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Week in Review: July 8, 2017

Labor and WagesProtectionism and Free TradeU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryMonopoly and Competition

Sometimes, "it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another."

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