Protectionism and Free Trade

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Trump’s Maoist Steel Obsession

Labor and WagesProtectionism and Free TradeValue and Exchange

The wealth of nations is not measured in steel, or in the number of people who make it domestically.

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Trump Turns Back the Clock With Cold War Cuba U-Turn

Protectionism and Free TradeWar and Foreign Policy

President Trump said Friday that his new policy would be nothing short of “regime change” for Cuba.

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With Cuba Policy, Trump Strikes Another Blow Against Economic Freedom

Protectionism and Free TradeU.S. History

As with all US-imposed trade restrictions, efforts to restrict trade with Cuba involves destroying the property rights of Americans.

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Week in Review: June 17, 2017

Big GovernmentProtectionism and Free TradeMonopoly and CompetitionPolitical TheoryPrivate Property

One might now say monetary policy has progressed from a policy of "ultra low" rates to simply a policy of low rates.

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Let’s Fully Deregulate the Airline Industry

Protectionism and Free TradeU.S. Economy

US airlines and their workers are motivated to get the government to protect them as a special interest group at a cost to consumers as a whole.

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Manchester Liberalism is the Answer to Terrorism

Global EconomyProtectionism and Free TradeWar and Foreign Policy

The classical liberals knew the only way to avoid the cycle of war is to oppose imperialism and to advocate peaceful commerce between nations.

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To Lower Health Care Costs, Try Freedom

HealthProtectionism and Free TradeTaxes and Spending

Prices have fallen in many areas of healthcare that are reliant on cash transactions and more market competition.

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There Ain’t no Economics in Economic Impact Studies

Protectionism and Free Trade

Interest groups often commission "impact studies" that just happen to prove the economy will benefit from whatever the interest group wants to do.

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John Stuart Mill and the New Liberalism

Protectionism and Free TradePolitical Theory

01/27/2018Mises Daily Articles
Much of the confusion prevailing in the historical study of liberalism can be traced to John Stuart Mill, whose importance is greatly overstated.

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A Libertarian "Stealth Plan for America"?

Protectionism and Free TradeU.S. HistoryInterventionismPolitical Theory

09/28/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Thomas DiLorenzo reviews Nancy MacLean's attack-book on libertarianism.

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