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The Meaning of Competition

Free MarketsInterventionismMonopoly and Competition

05/17/2019Audio/Video
Competition is a process of the formation of opinion: by spreading information, it creates that unity and coherence of the economic system which we presuppose when we think of it as one market.
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The Broken Window

Free MarketsInterventionism

05/17/2019Audio/Video
The broken-window fallacy, under a hundred disguises, is the most persistent in the history of economics.
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The Lesson

Free MarketsInterventionism

05/17/2019Audio/Video
The whole of economics can be reduced to a single lesson, and that lesson can be reduced to a single sentence.
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The Individual in Society

Free MarketsMedia and CultureAustrian Economics OverviewInterventionism

05/16/2019Audio/Video
Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom.
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The Elite Under Capitalism

Free MarketsAustrian Economics OverviewInterventionism

05/16/2019Audio/Video
In a free society there is no other means to avoid the evils resulting from one's fellows' bad judgment than to induce them to alter their ways of life voluntarily. Where there is freedom, this is the task incumbent upon the elite.
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The Economics of the Public Sector

Taxes and SpendingFiscal Theory

12/14/2018Audio/Video
In the real world, it is impossible to separate economic analysis from an understanding of the effects of state intervention in the marketplace.
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Canadian Medicare as a Model for the United States

HealthTaxes and SpendingFiscal Theory

11/08/2018Audio/Video
In this 42-minute talk, Canadian historian and political scientist Ronald Hamowy discusses the basics of how Canadian healthcare works, plus the many rarely-mentioned true costs of the system.
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Free-Market Medical Care

HealthInterventionism

07/25/2018Audio/Video
Recorded at Mises University 2018.
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