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4 Reasons Why Socialism Fails

SocialismWorld History

Blog09/10/2018

Even a degenerate capitalism produces more prosperity than the best socialism. Therefore, the task ahead cannot be to remove capitalism in favor of socialism but to make capitalism better.

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Hegel and the Romantic Age

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

09/08/2018Mises Daily Articles
Hegel, unfortunately, was not a bizarre aberrant force in European thought. He was one of many infected by Romanticism.
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John Law and the Mississippi Bubble – 300 Years Later

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog09/08/2018

John Law's disastrous Mississippi Company bubble can still instruct us today.

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Education Is Not a Right

Blog09/08/2018

The government's near-monopoly on education services has destroyed innovation and choice. Meanwhile, little is gained from relentless increases in spending.

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Jeff Deist on What You Can Do

Strategy

09/07/2018Audio/Video
Let’s drop the scrappy underdog posture, the quietism, the retreatism, and the remnant mentality.
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Immigration Roundtable: Hans-Hermann Hoppe

Immigration

09/07/2018Immigration Roundtable
This is the fourth article in a series focusing on immigration.
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Artificial Booms and the Theory of "Forced Saving"

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog09/07/2018

It is impossible to force the economic development of society by artificially encouraging investment and initially financing it with credit expansion.  This policy can only have benefits if economic actors also elect to begin saving more at the same time.

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Why Are the Feds Subsidizing Baby Formula Companies?

Corporate WelfareCronyism and CorporatismHealth

Blog09/07/2018

The "experts" are complaining about advertisements from formula companies. Meanwhile, the US government spends billions on subsidizing formula through welfare programs.

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