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Inequality And The Gold Standard

Inequality And The Gold Standard by David Howden for Mises Imagine that you earn $40,000 a year and your boss doubles you at $80,000 a year. Business was good to you both in 2013, and you received a 25% raise for...

MMT EXPLAINED WITH DR. ROBERT MURPHY (Video)

MMT EXPLAINED WITH DR. ROBERT MURPHY Video by Mises Media Do we fund government or does government fund us? Can sovereign states issue currency at will without risk of default? Are government deficits actually a form of public wealth? And...

Why Is the Fed So Afraid of Judy Shelton?

Why Is the Fed So Afraid of Judy Shelton? Ryan McMaken for Mises In spite of fierce opposition from numerous US senators—and countless screeds against her issued by pundits and establishment economists—Judy Shelton still has a chance of being confirmed to...

The Unbroken-Leg Fallacy

The Unbroken-Leg Fallacy by Robert Higgs for Mises Wire In recent years, many people, at least in certain circles, have become familiar with Bastiat’s broken-window fallacy and have come to recognize that Keynesian macroeconomic policy amounts to little more than this...

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE FED?

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE FED? by Robert Aro for Mises With all the history, lore and media spotlight the Federal Reserve receives, how many people stopped to ask: What is the Fed’s purpose? According to their website’s FAQs, the...