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Autor: Michael J. McKay

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Austrians Can Explain the Employment Data Better Than the Keynesians

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Autor: Robert P. Murphy

Interview with Tom Woods in Porto Alegre

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Autor: Thomas Woods

Fernando Chiocca

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About Fernando Chiocca

Fernando Chiocca is anintellectual anti-intellectual, praxeologist and advisor of the Instituto Ludwig von Mises Brasil.

Economics Jiu-Jitsu

Economics and martial arts? One might be tempted to think that those two things can’t have anything in common. But there are some parallels that we can trace. First of all, both are types of systematic knowledge. The former is the study of human action and interaction with goods and services and […]

By |December 2nd, 2013|

Austrians return to Austria

In 1905, Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk, then president of the Akademie der Wissenschaften (Academy of Sciences), was invited to test a new technology that would allow future generations to hear his voice. He registered a humored messaged just saying that, unfortunately, the device could not do the reverse, because he would have had a lot to […]

By |October 5th, 2011|

Is the Amazon ours?

In order for us to answer this question it is necessary to define three points: who would “we” be, what theAmazon is and what the meaning of owning something is. To establish the “we”, let us begin by determining what we understand by the Amazon. The Amazon rainforest is the second largest biome in the […]

By |July 7th, 2011|

The Ethics of the Police

In an era where legal positivism dominates, when intense state propaganda has tried to eradicate the concepts of justice and natural law — and impose the belief that “law” is just about anything the state says it is — people still retain some notions about what is right or wrong, just or unjust, criminal or […]

By |June 24th, 2011|

Life after people: an environmentalist’s dream

Environmentalists are always pushing for preservation.  Their objective seems to be to ensure that human action does not alter fauna and flora.  Notwithstanding, the very survival of humans depends on their interaction with the environment, altering it in order to satisfy their needs and extracting from it what is necessary to survive (and live).  Seeing […]

By |May 26th, 2011|