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The Free Market Center


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The Free Market Center provides explanations of the true nature of free markets .

Guiding Ideas

What foundational ideas guide the development and content of this website.

Guiding ideas define the philosophical foundation for The Free Market Center, including the purpose, vision, and mission.

I have made the guiding ideas of The Free Market Center a centerpiece of its content. The principles, theories, and values of free markets provide not only an important part of the content of this website they also provide the ideas and concepts by which this website operates.

Principles

The Free Market Center espouses the principles of free markets—mostly advocated by the Austrian School of Economics.

Theories

The Free Market Center escribes, for the most part to free market theories advocated by the Austrian School of economics.

Values

The Free Market Center values life, liberty, and property.

Purpose

The Free Market Center provides explanations of the true nature of free markets .

Vision

The Free Market Center envisions a worldwide market structure free from violent intervention.

Mission

The current mission of The Free Market Center consists of establishing a resource that provides clear, concise, descriptions of the free-market ideal within the current reality of market intervention.

Goals

Our short-term goal consists of getting the structure of this website completed inorder to focus on the developing meaningful content.

Processes

In what processes do we engage to fulfill our guiding ideas. And what methods do we use to carry out those processes.

Processes & Methods describe what The Free Market Center does and how it gets things done—what it does and how it does it.

The primary processes of The Free Market Center consist of information and education that improve the participant's expression of the ideas and concepts incorporated in the nature of free markets.

Exposition

The primary purpose of The Free Market Center consists of providing clear explanations for the economic science advocated by the "Austrian school." They have developed an understanding of human behavior and economic markets that surpasses any of the other schools of economics.

Commentary

Commentaries from myself and others about current economic news and issues.

Conversation

We have a long way to go before we can include Conversation processes on this website. We have removed those pages from the main menu.

Education

We have a long way to go before we can include educational processes on this website. We have removed those pages from the main menu.

Community

What people—living or deceased—help in our processes and methods.

The Free Market Center community consists of a vast number of people—inside and outside the organization; living and dead. It consists of all people and organizations interested in the return to free markets.

Community refers to the people (and organizations) that share a symbiotic relationship with The Free Market Center. The term has roots that carry the meaning of sharing and exchange. A community exemplifies a complex adaptive system.


People and Organizations

I have highlighted some people and organizations in the resources section of this website. So far, I have grouped them in the following categories that reflect the topics addressed on this site:

Economists

Contributors to the study and understanding of free markets. Some of the economists who have made important contributions to "real economics."

Systems Thinkers

The insight of systems thinkers, can aid in the understanding of markets—living systems. I also believe that the prominent Austrian economists applied systems thinking—even though they never used the term.

Logicians

Because of the importance of logic in the Austrian methodology, prominent logicians should receive credit for their contributions.

General Semanticists

General semanticists have helped me see the value of not getting caught up in meaningless abstractions and of using precise language.

Journalists

Some of the few writers who have reported accurately on economic events.

Organizations

Organizations (businesses, research Centers, etc.) that advocate for free markets. Organizations that contribute to the advancement of "real economics."


I did not include two important people in the resources section, who deserve recognition here:


You

You play an important role in the development of this site—I have created it for you. Thank you for visiting and please give me constructive feedback.

Your Host

You deserve to know something about your host.

Infrastructure

What resources do we use in our chosen methods.

Infrastructure & Tools comprise the resources and technologies, and their interrelated patterns, required to perform or execute The Free Market Center's processes and methods. This element fills out what the organization needs to accomplish its mission.

The pages of this website (and its associated sites) encompass the Infrastructure & Tools of The Free Market Center that support its Processes & Methods, within its Guiding Ideas, and with the assistance of its Community. The sites include:

References

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Schools

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Media

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Site Map

This site map provides an outline of—and links to—the major components of this website.

Contact Us

Send us any comments, corrections, or feedback you feel important. I want this site to address topics in which you have an interest.

Origins

Read a brief description of the origins of The Free Market Center.