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The UK Government’s "Secret Plan" to Slash Taxes After a No-Deal Brexit

Blog02/14/2019

UK politicians are now at war as some push to make Brexit a catalyst for pro-market reforms such as slashing taxes. Others, however, want to double down on the worst the EU bureaucracy has to offer.

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Capitalism Doesn't Cause Consumerism — Governments Do

InterventionismPolitical Theory

02/14/2019Audio/Video
It's government — not markets — that intervene to "stimulate" ever greater amounts of spending and consumption. A healthy market economy, meanwhile, relies on both saving and spending.
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Economics is a Mess

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology

02/13/2019Audio/Video
Professor Peter Klein joins The Human Action Podcast to explain how and why.
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16. Joe Salerno on Economic Calculation, Fractional Reserve Banking, and Stories of Rothbard as White Knight

BiographiesMedia and Culture

02/13/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Salerno discusses his intellectual roots and scholarly work, as well as his funny adventures with Murray Rothbard.
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Ludwig von Mises and the Nature of Money

Money and BanksHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsMonetary Theory

Blog02/13/2019

Among the fallacies Mises debunked in his first book were those of the chartalists - the predecessors of Modern Monetary Theory.

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Billionaires Already Gave Their "Fair Share"

Taxes and Spending

Blog02/13/2019

Usually, in the marketplace, the billionaire gets his billions when he provides a service that enormous numbers of people are willing to voluntarily pay money for.

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