Tag Archives: economics

The Laws Of Economics

The laws of economics are as real as the law of gravity. How many times have I heard, “But it’s not a living, it is ‘a way of life.’” Well yeah…but without profit the way of life won’t last long.–jtl, … Continue reading

Posted in Ranch Economics, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Inequality: The Rhetoric and Reality

There’s only one source of prosperity, and it’s not redistribution…Equal freedom under a just rule of law and limited government doesn’t mean that everyone will be equal in their endowments, motivations, or aptitudes. Disallowing those differences, however, destroys the driving … Continue reading

Posted in Agricultural Economics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

FIP Establishes Dedicated Fund for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities

Let me provide you an (over) simplified version of how things like this come about, what always happens and why. The broad, catch all moniker is “foreign aid.” Outfits like the World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, USAID et al declare … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, Resources, Environment and Austrian Economics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Inner City Turmoil and Other Crises: My Predictions for 2015

During this next year there will be the continuation of many more people recognizing the failure of government to create peace and prosperity. More widespread understanding of this truth is required in order to bring about a successful revolution. This … Continue reading

Posted in Political Economy | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Kindle Version Now Available: Environment and Natural Resource Economics

KINDLE VERSION NOW AVAILABLE PAPERBACK VERSION COMING SOON Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: The Austrian View by Dr Jimmy T (Gunny) LaBaume Murray N. Rothbard was the father of what some call Radical Libertarianism or Anarcho-Capitalism which Hans-Hermann Hoppe described as … Continue reading

Posted in Book Ads | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Not So Wild, Wild West

This will be a chapter in a book I am currently editing: “Environmental & Natural Resource Economics: The Austrian View.” I wish I could have lived in those days. — jtl, 419  by Terry Anderson and P.J. Hill The growth of government during this … Continue reading

Posted in Resources, Environment and Austrian Economics | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Announcing the release of a three volume series of new books: The Essence of Liberty

THE ESSENCE OF LIBERTY: Volume 1, Volume 2 and Volume 3 The Essence of Liberty Volume I: Liberty and History chronicles the rise and fall of the noble experiment with constitutionally limited government. It features the ideas and opinions of some of the world’s foremost contemporary … Continue reading

Posted in Public Service Announcement, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment