Fergus Hodgson

Mark Skousen Has the Antidote to Financial Illiteracy

Review: A Contrarian's Guide to Growing Wealth in a Sea of Confusion

Conventional education in the West is so devoid of finance that its progeny are illiterate on such matters. However, even if I sensed the need to be better informed, I didn’t know where to start.

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Blazing a Libertarian Trail from Quito to the World

Profile: Paz Gómez of Estudiantes por la Libertad Ecuador

At 18 years old, she came to know the ideas of liberty, when her economics professor offered a critique of the thinking of Murray Rothbard in class.

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Seeing Cuba’s Lies with My Own Eyes

Communism's Failures Up Close and Personal

There is only so much one can know by reading and talking about a nation, without actually going there. Such was my dilemma before making a trip to Cuba in September, aware of the risks to people who work in the media and challenge the regime.

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Is the Ivory Tower for You?

The Guide to Academia for Aspiring Liberals

The road to an academic career is a long one, and many individuals fall by the wayside. Before handing over many precious years of your life, one would be wise to get a precise sense for where this path leads and how to navigate it successfully.

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Why I Traded California for Chile

Interview: Tanisha Mendieta on Valdivia and the Fort Galt Project

Recently I made the trip to Valdivia in southern Chile, and got to meet a couple of expats during my stay. That included Tanisha Mendieta from Los Angeles, California, and she agreed to share her experience with others who may be interested in taking the plunge.

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