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Fossil Fuels Will Save the World (Really)

Monday, March 30th, 2015 by posted in Capitalism, Economics, Environment.
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Reprinted from the Wall Street Journal The environmental movement has advanced three arguments in recent years for giving up fossil fuels: (1) that we will soon run out of them anyway; (2) that alternative sources of energy will price them

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All Hail the Tumbling Price of Gas

Monday, January 26th, 2015 by posted in Capitalism, Economics, Environment.
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Reprinted from the Freeman American consumers begin the new year with a beautiful gift: low gas prices. These days, you pay twice or three times as much for fancy bottled water from the convenience store as you pay for gasoline,

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Oil’s Swoon Undoes the Fed

Friday, January 2nd, 2015 by posted in Banking, Capitalism, Economics.
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Reprinted from Casey Research While we’re taught in school and reminded by many that central banks are in the inflation-fighting business, history proves the opposite. Economist Murray Rothbard compared central bankers who talked about suppressing inflation to arsonists who would

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Russia: A Pig Wearing Lipstick

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 by posted in Civil Liberties, Economics, Law, Politics.
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Having been born in Russia, I was recently inclined to spend a summer there. I am left embarrassed by how little development there has been, and how much of it was for the worse. I’ve read about the corruption, the

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Drill baby drill! With Henry Lyatsky

Thursday, October 20th, 2011 by posted in Capitalism, Economics, Environment, Foreign Policy.

Henry Lyatsky speaks on the necessity of using Canada’s offshore oil reserves at the Mises Canada Circle: Liberty and Oil, Foundations of Modern Civilization. The talk is entitled “Drill baby drill! Why Canadian Offshore Oil is good for Canada and

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Canada And Energy Freedom with Bob Murphy

Thursday, October 20th, 2011 by posted in Capitalism, Economics, Education, Environment, Regulation.

Bob Murphy speaks on Canada And Energy Freedom with Bob Murphy at the Mises Canada Circle: Liberty and Oil, Foundations of Modern Civilization. Recorded Saturday September 10th, 2011 in Calgary, Alberta Redmond is the director of the Ludwig von Mises

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Environmentalism Refuted

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 by posted in Capitalism, Environment, History, Philosophy, Politics.
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Environmentalism is the product of the collapse of socialism in a world that is ignorant of the contributions of Ludwig von Mises—a world that does not know what he has said that would logically explain the collapse of socialism and, even more importantly, the success of capitalism.

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