Category Archives: Analysis

How the Political Class Robs Us?

The German sociologist Franz Oppenheimer in his discussion of the political institution of the State divided the society in two classes. In his own words,  There are two fundamentally opposed means whereby man, requiring sustenance, is impelled to obtain the necessary means for satisfying his desires. These are work and robbery, one’s own labor and […]

India: Centralize or Decentralize?

India is the only country I know, apart from the Democratic Republic of Congo, where after arrival and having done immigration, you need to show the immigration stamp on your passport to another agent seated a mere fifty meters away. When entering the airport, you must show your ID and boarding pass several times to […]

What can Likely Happen after the RBI is Gone?

RBI

Many people ask me about what possibly can happen if Indian central bank RBI is abolished or it collapses under its own weight? The following write-up is a brief reply to such important questions. We in the Liberty camp, who talk about doing away with the statist central planning institutions like the central bank, have […]

The Decline of the Western Civilization (Mises Interviews, Episode 5, Mr. Jayant Bhandari)

In the latest episode of Mises Interviews, our returning guest Mr. Jayant Bhandari discusses the phenomenon of the rise and decline of the Western civilization. He talks about its potential causes and then he discusses what lessons the world can learn from this decline. He also talks about the future of the ideas like Liberty […]

What is Privatization?

The Indian Prime Minister retorting against the noisy opposition in the Parliament and making a strong pitch for the privatization drive of his government in the latest budget said, Wealth creators are also important for the country, only then wealth can be distributed. How can wealth reach the poor, how can jobs be created, the […]