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World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
Deirdre McCloskey contends that ideas — not capital accumulation or material resources — have caused widespread economic development.
Populism is a strategy that may be used by any ideological group whose political agenda differs radically from that of the ruling class.
Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology
To understand the marketplace, it is not necessary to believe in the existence of a selfish, profit-maximizing human.
Media and CulturePhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
A pro-tax disciple of Henry George gave us the board game we know today as Monopoly.
When anti-capitalist leftists expound on the evils of "neoliberalsm," they are usually just attacking freedom and free markets in general.
The EntrepreneurPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
Henry Hazlitt brings to his only novel, Time Will Run Back, the same clarity and ease for the reader he brought to Economics in One Lesson.
Media and CultureWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and Methodology
For Mises, racism is not just contrary to liberalism and sound economics, but to reason itself.
EducationAustrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and Methodology
In the tradition of Ludwig von Mises himself, the Mises Institute works daily to pass on sound economics to a new generation of teachers and writers.
EducationPhilosophy and Methodology
Empirical data is useful as historical information. But to interpret the data, we require good economic theory.
U.S. HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
James Fenimore Cooper, America's first national novelist, saw real danger from the impulse toward majority rule as a panacea for every complaint.