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Why Government Plans for Fixing Recessions Ultimately Fail

Business CyclesOther Schools of Thought

09/14/2019Mises Daily Articles
The fundamental error of the interventionists is that they ignore the shortage of capital goods.
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Aprendiendo sobre el Estado

Big Government

09/09/2019Mises Daily Articles
No son las personas que elegimos las que están a cargo. Son sólo el rostro humano de la máquina. Si no lo saben antes de las elecciones, lo descubren rápidamente después de las elecciones.
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Learning About the State

Big Government

09/09/2019Mises Daily Articles
It is not the people we elect who are in charge. They are only the human face on the machine. If they don't know this before the election, they quickly discover it after the election.
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What Is "Originary Interest"?

Financial MarketsMoney and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryFiscal TheoryMoney and Banking

09/03/2019Mises Daily Articles
People do not save and accumulate capital because there is interest. Interest is neither the impetus to saving nor the reward or the compensation granted for abstaining from immediate consumption. It is the ratio in the mutual valuation of present goods as against future goods.
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Llamado a presentar artículos: teoría austriaca del emprendimiento

Entrepreneurship

09/03/2019Mises Daily Articles
Es el momento adecuado para tratar temas austriacos y aprovechar mejor la teoría austriaca sobre el emprendimiento, así como para ampliar y desarrollar la teoría austriaca sobre el emprendimiento.
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Mises's Favorite Anglo-American Economists

BiographiesAustrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

08/28/2019Mises Daily Articles
Mises was not one to praise individual economists very often. But he still had his favorites.
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The Myth of Good Government

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyOther Schools of Thought

08/24/2019Mises Daily Articles
One of the great and most persistent errors of classical liberals is to believe in "good government," a government that does "what it is supposed to do." But no state empowered to do what is supposedly necessary will restrain itself to those things. It will expand as much as public opinion will...
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Economic Nationalism Is a Philosophy of War

Free MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

08/23/2019Mises Daily Articles
What is needed to make peace durable is a change in ideologies. What generates war is the economic philosophy almost universally espoused today by governments and political parties.
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La libertad de rechazar «lo mejor»

EducationFree MarketsInterventionism

08/22/2019Mises Daily Articles
Un beneficio central del mercado es la capacidad de elegir los productos y servicios que los «expertos» nos dicen que no son «los mejores».
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The Freedom to Reject the "Best"

EducationFree MarketsInterventionism

08/22/2019Mises Daily Articles
A central benefit of the marketplace is the ability to choose the products and services that the "experts" tell us are not "the best."
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