Venezuela’s Default Disaster

November 20, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Daniel Lacalle via The Mises Institute, Socialism always promises heaven and gives hell… In the early hours of Thursday, November 2, the Maduro regime certified its latest failure with what they promised would […]

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Lyndon Johnson’s Terrible Legacy

November 19, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Patrick Barron via The Mises Institute, Recently my wife and I spent a morning at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. The damage done by this big bully is incalculable. […]

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We’re Living In The Age Of Capital Consumption

November 18, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Ronald-Peter Stöferle via The Mises Institute, When capital is mentioned in the present-day political debate, the term is usually subject to a rather one-dimensional interpretation: Whether capital saved by citizens, the question of capital […]

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Virtue Signaling On Tax Cuts

November 17, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Gary Galles via The Mises Institute, As happens every time any sort of tax change that can be demonized as “tax cuts for the rich” is proposed, the Trump administration’s framework for tax […]

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Don’t Mix Politics And Climate Science

November 15, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Agnieszka Plonka via The Mises Institute, The widely understood libertarian environment has lately published a multitude of very eloquent articles about how to approach the global warming issue, what to think about “established […]

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Why Populism Isn’t Going Away

November 14, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Ronald-Peter Stoferle via The Mises Institute, The vote for Brexit and the election of Donald Trump has baffled the main stream and the establishment. Most market participants and observers didn’t believe ex ante […]

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Federal Prosecutors Are Running Amok

November 13, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by William Anderson via The Mises Institute, It is hard to know where to begin regarding the charges against Paul Manafort, the former campaign director for Donald Trump’s successful presidential bid, but having read […]

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High Prices And Zombie Housing

November 12, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Doug French via The Mises Institute, “The inventory is coming, but people are buying faster than it can get here,” GLVR President David Tina told Channel 8. “We have 5,000 available houses, but […]