Mises Wire

In Federal Courts, the Worst Rise to the Top

Legal System

Blog11/09/2018

With far too much time and money on their hands, federal prosecutors have now turned private basketball agreements into a matter for federal criminal prosecution.

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Half of Health Spending in the US Is Now Government Spending

Blog11/08/2018

America's healthcare system is now a government-dominated healthcare system. Let's stop pretending it's a market system.

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Canadian Medicare as a Model for the United States

HealthTaxes and SpendingFiscal Theory

11/08/2018Audio/Video
In this 42-minute talk, Canadian historian and political scientist Ronald Hamowy discusses the basics of how Canadian healthcare works, plus the many rarely-mentioned true costs of the system.
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Infant Mortality Is a Misleading Statistic for International Comparisons

Blog11/08/2018

For example: Nonviable babies who die quickly after birth are recorded as live births in the U.S., but are more likely to be classified as stillbirths in other countries.

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How Capitalists Created a "War on Waste"

Production TheoryValue and Exchange

Blog11/08/2018

Private entrepreneurs have solved many environmental problems by finding ways to turn garbage into something people were willing to pay for.

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Rothbard A to Z

Austrian Economics Overview

Blog11/08/2018

Help us publish Rothbard A to Z. It is the index to his career, both a reference guide and a fun book you can open at random for the best “Murrayisms” on any topic!

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Economics as a Vocation

Education

11/07/2018The Free Market
As Mises put it "The development of a profession of economists is an offshoot of interventionism."
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The Most Important Florida Election Win is the One No One is Talking About

11/07/2018Power & Market

Florida voters have now mandated that a super-majority in the legislature is needed for any future tax increases.

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