The Pursuit of Happiness
Those who use the work of Mises to challenge bitcoin should think again
AUGUST 27, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
Mises's regression theorem explains why bitcoin is real money and where its value comes from.
JUNE 10, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
An underappreciated part of Henry Hazlitt's literary legacy maps out the path to individual happiness--and the ingredients of freedom for a nation.
There is a bit of Menger, Mises, Hayek, Rothbard, and Kirzner in every Satoshi
MARCH 25, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
Bitcoin seems fantastic, but it has made real what, for more than a century, Austrian economists described in theory. Here's a primer.
The circumstances of time and place are no different for employers and employees
MARCH 19, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
Our central planners tell us all what we should earn and what we should pay. In the end, these are intimate details of life that are unique to our lives, time, and place.
Will libertarianism be brutalist or humanitarian? Everyone needs to decide.
MARCH 12, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
As libertarianism gains traction, two strands are competing for mindshare: One asserts individualism come what may; the other celebrates the humane qualities of true liberalism.
JANUARY 29, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
The cops have revenue to generate. Protecting your rights is your (expensive) problem.
The great economist fought for women’s rights before it was cool
JANUARY 07, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER, CATHY REISENWITZ
Ludwig von Mises was a feminist when even the most revolutionary cultural center of his day denied women their full suite of rights. His act of intellectual entrepreneurship should remain an inspiration today.
DECEMBER 18, 2013 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
"The Nutcracker" evokes a time of peace, prosperity, and hope that resonates despite an intervening century-plus of horror.
The surprising future of orchestral music has arrived
DECEMBER 09, 2013 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER
Classical music is coming back, but it took a roundabout path, blazed by commerce and entrepreneurship, to make it relevant again.