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Research Articles

These articles, written by Independent Institute Research Fellows, were originally published in other publications, and are republished here. For other research articles, please see our Policy Reports, Working Papers, and The Independent Review.

From the Armistice to the Great Depression
Knowledge and Naturalism
Is There a Basis for Global Warming Alarm?
Fear: The Foundation of Every Government’s Power
How the Western Cattlemen Created Property Rights
Homeland Security: Learning from Japan
The Greatest Privatization Ever
Truman’s Attempt to Seize the Steel Industry
How the Federal Government Got into the Ocean-Shipping Business
Connections Between the Austrian School of Economics and Christian Faith
A Personalist Approach
Why Grover Cleveland Vetoed the Texas Seed Bill
A Tale of Two Brain Trusts
The Failure of Utilitarian Ethics in Political Economy
Thank God for the Nation State?
The Blessed Monopolies
Does pediatric exclusivity drug legislation benefit children? What about their parents?
In the Name of Emergency
World War II and the Triumph of Keynesianism
Economic Liberty
The Declaration of Independence
FDR: The Man, the Leader, the Legacy
Monopolies for Children? Pediatric Exclusivity and the Orphan Drug Act
Constitutional Counterrevolution
Quartering Species
Nazi Firearms Law and the Disarming of the German Jews
Economic Behavior: An Inherent Problem With Utilitarianism

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