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California, Illinois, and New York Keep Losing People to Other States

Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog05/10/2017
High taxes and a high cost of living may be driving many people across state lines.

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South Korea Rejects US Foreign Policy

War and Foreign Policy

Blog05/09/2017
Moon Jae-in’s election is a defeat for America, it will likely be one for the South Korean people as well.

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Would You Lease-to-Own a Pair of Sneakers?

Blog05/09/2017
In our world of ultra-easy money, you can now take out a loan to buy a pair of sneakers. What could possibly go wrong?

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How Government Regulations Made Healthcare So Expensive

Big GovernmentHealth

Blog05/09/2017
The US has paid a heavy price for denying potential competitors entry into the health-care marketplace.

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More Fed Talk: Mester, Kashkari, Rosengren

The Fed

05/09/2017FedWatch
Fed members Mester, Kashkari, and Rosengren all gave speeches early this week. Here is what they said.

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France's Election Provides Only Short-Term Relief For The Euro

Free MarketsMoney and Banks

Blog05/08/2017
France's new president Macron will face some major challenges at home, both economically and politically.

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President Trump: Cancel Your Saudi Trip, Play More Golf

War and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

Blog05/08/2017
Many pundits complain that Trump spends too much time golfing. I'd rather he spend more time golfing and less time making deals with dictators.

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Migrants from Other States Are "Stealing Our Jobs"

U.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog05/08/2017
By the standards of the protectionists' economic arguments against immigration, state-to-state migrants in the US are a very big problem.

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A Tribute to F.A. von Hayek

BiographiesWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

05/08/2017Articles of Interest
To celebrate Hayek's birthday here is "A tribute to F.A. Hayek" by Ludwig von Mises, May 24, 1962.

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What Individualism Is, and What It Is Not

Calculation and KnowledgePhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/08/2017
What individualism teaches us is that society is greater than the individual only in so far as it is free.

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