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Prof. Mario Villarreal-Diaz explains the scarcity inherent in the world, and how this necessarily implies a world of tradeoffs.  In such a world, the pursuit of a choice requires forgoing all other potential choices.  Opportunity cost is simply what is given up when a choice is pursued.  This is an important concept, as it provides guidance as to where scarce resources will be more productive.
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Any of this sound familiar? Charles Lindbergh's - September 11, 1941 Des Moines Speech:
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Julie Eva Borowski has done it again with a solid video on the issue of libertarian in-flighting. The caricature has me saying something wonderful about the decision to pour milk in my cereal. “Beautiful anarchy!” Well, it’s not entirely absurd. The decision to pour milk or not to pour milk is an illustration of human […]
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Is being pro-business and pro-capitalism the same? Does capitalism generate an unfair distribution of income? Was capitalism responsible for the most recent financial crisis? Dr. Jeffrey Miron at Harvard answers these questions by exposing three common myths of capitalism.
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Should government provide law enforcement? Most would argue that government is absolutely necessary for law enforcement. Prof
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Have you ever wondered why it is illegal to purchase alcohol in many U.S. cities, states, and counties on Sunday? It is not illegal to drink alcohol on Sunday
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Some people assume that for there to be order in human society, there needs to be some central planning or direction. But as Chapman University professor Tom W
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Have you ever wondered why high school is the way it is? The modern school was invented by the Prussians in 1806. It was created to serve a particular purpose: to produce loyal, obedient subjects and soldiers and productive, obedient workers
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Did you know you own a person? It’s you. When you own something, you have the right to determine who has access to it
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Learn Liberty | Opportunity Cost
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Prof. Mario Villarreal-Diaz explains the scarcity inherent in the world, and how this necessarily implies a world of tradeoffs. In such a wo

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www.learnliberty.org

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The Anarchism of Milk and Cereal
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Learn Liberty | Can Order Be Unplanned?
www.learnliberty.org

Some people assume that for there to be order in human society, there needs to be some central planning or direction. But as Chapman Univers

Learn Liberty | Top Three Common Myths of Capitalism
www.learnliberty.org

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Learn Liberty | Education Is NOT the Same as Schooling
www.learnliberty.org

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Learn Liberty | Do We Need Government?
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Learn Liberty | Economic Freedom and a Better Life
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