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Friedrich August von Hayek (1899-1992)

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

Peter Klein discusses the contributions of economist F. A. Hayek.

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The Unemployment Rate

Big GovernmentFree MarketsU.S. Economy

Mark Thornton explains why the government's latest unemployment numbers are a sham, and the labor market is nowhere near recovered.

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Taxing Cryptocurrency

Big GovernmentFree MarketsTaxes and SpendingInterventionism

Jeff Deist explains some of the compliance burdens of the IRS's latest guidelines for cryptocurrency and other electronic media of exchange.

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Inequality and Capital

Free MarketsTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyPrivate Property

Mark Thornton critiques Thomas Piketty's recent bestseller, and explains why capitalism is not the problem, nor are taxation and redistribution of wealth the solutions.

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Latest Employment Numbers

Big GovernmentFinancial MarketsU.S. Economy

Mark Thornton explains what the latest government employment report really tells us.

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How Do We Stop Rising Healthcare Costs?

Big GovernmentFree MarketsHealthU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Peter Klein articulates several reasons why our current "Healthcare System" is so expensive, and explains how only the free market can halt the escalating costs.

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Bitcoin and Central Banking

Big GovernmentFree MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksInterventionism

Peter Klein answers a viewer's question, and discusses a critical battle between technology and ideology.

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White House Touts Federal Stimulus Success

Big GovernmentFinancial MarketsU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Joe Salerno dismantles the Council of Economic Advisers' latest report touting the success of the 2009 stimulus, five years later.

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Is Marijuana Legalization Really a Disaster?

Big GovernmentHealthInterventionism

Mark Thornton responds to former DEA administrator Peter Bensinger's claim that the legalization of marijuana is a "disaster".

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