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The Economics of Healthcare: Market Failure or Faulty Models? (Part 1)

Health

2 hours agoAudio/Video
Accad and Koka discuss with Bob Murphy the common belief that healthcare is a sector plagued by “market failure”.
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How Oberlin College Faculty Tried to Destroy a Small Business for Imaginary Crimes

Legal System

Blog5 hours ago

Oberlin College faculty openly encouraged and assisted students in destroying the property and livelihood of employees and owners at Gibson's Market. The college claimed this was "freedom of speech." A jury disagreed.

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How to Destroy a Civilization

World History

Blog8 hours ago

Modern Monetary Theory is the new thing among progressives. But it's been tried by many others, including the Roman dictators who ruined the Roman economy and had Rome falling apart before the barbarian invasions.

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Black Markets Show How Socialists Can't Overturn Economic Laws

SocialismWorld History

Blog06/24/2019

In the Soviet Union, any significant goods had two price tags: one real and another virtual. One was the actual black-market price. The other was the "official" government price.

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The Fed Fears Rising Market Interest Rates

06/24/2019Power & Market

The demand for loans among consumers and business owners is rising. And that could lead to a flood of new money into the economy. But the Fed is (rightly) afraid of where this might lead.

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