Austrian Economics

May Day, Reimagined

Today is May 1, a day that’s also known as “May Day” in many countries around the world....

When Mises Met MMA

It’s not often that you hear the brilliant Austrian school economist Ludwig von Mises referenced in the public...

Milton Friedman’s Blind Spot

“Adam Smith was a radical and a revolutionary in his time -- just as those of us who...

The Trump Disaster Plan

“Will an unapologetic Trump instead now escalate his slurs, bray at the moon, play out his current angry...

Elon Musk Signaled Three Stocks to Consider Buying

Elon Musk signaled three stocks to consider buying as he answered questions during the recent Baron Funds Investment...

Is a Financial Hurricane Coming?

“Inflation is probably the most important single factor in that vicious circle where one kind of government action...

Misery Index is Back! Guess Who Benefits?

“Things have gotten drastically better if we measure inflation only over the past three months.” -- Paul Krugman, The New...

Is the Recession Over? Is the Bear Market Over? This New Statistic Tells All

“GDP is the X-ray of the economy; GO is the CAT scan.” -- Steve Forbes Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal published...

Big FreedomFest Debate: Who’s Really Responsible for Chronic Deficits?

“More recently, the emphasis has been on government expenditures as a balance wheel. Unfortunately, the balance wheel is...

Is This ‘Austrian’ Management Guru the Savior of Free-Market Capitalism?

Special Announcement: I'm happy to announce some new big-name speakers at this year's FreedomFest. See below.  “Peter Drucker...