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BiographiesMedia and CultureHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog11/28/2007

If you remember, the two previous entries were about the problem of economic organization under capitalism and why this system of economic organization makes an integrated and comprehensive theoretical understanding of which a particularly distinctive task. A capitalist, division-of-...

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LVMI on Wikipedia

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog10/26/2007

I am quite impressed with the article on the Mises Institute on Wikipedia. It has come into its own in recent months and does a great job of detailing the extent of the work done at 518 West Magnolia Avenue, Auburn, AL. I also...

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HBD, Ludwig

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog09/29/2007

'ON SEPTEMBER 29, 1881, Ludwig Heinrich Edler von Mises was the first in his family to be born a nobleman.'

So begins...

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A World Map of The Last Knight

Media and CultureHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog09/03/2007

Here is Google's world map of places mentioned in The Last Knight of Liberalism. Scroll down. Here is a shrunken version:

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Benjamin Anderson, 1886-1949

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog05/01/2007

It might be May Day in Cuba--the day on which Castro gives his traditional 4–5 hour speech, or so says NPR with exuberant expectation—but at the Mises Institute, it is Benjamin Anderson day. He was born on May 1, 1886. He was an outstanding economist...

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Mises at Madison Square Garden

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog01/19/2007

When Mises was 81 years old, he was invited to address a student rally at Madison Square Garden that was sponsored by the Young Americans for Freedom. He readily accepted. He prepared an address that those in attendance would never forget.

He looked out over the sea of young people who had...

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My Brief Encounter with von Mises

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog11/15/2005

The exact date escapes my memory but many will know it. Ludwig von Mises was to be the featured scholar at the Future of Freedom Conference at Long Beach State University. He would be introduced by Dirk Pearson, then going by the name Sky Deorious or something.

The way I got to meet von...

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Four Hundred Years of Dynamic Efficiency

Free MarketsWorld HistoryEntrepreneurshipHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/15/2018Mises Daily Articles
Efficiency is not just the avoidance of waste. When entrepreneurs expand the boundaries of what is economically possible, we get "dynamic efficiency," which is essential for progress.

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Who is Jean-Baptiste Say?

BiographiesMoney and BanksHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsProduction Theory

06/11/2018Audio/Video
Per Bylund explains the many contributions of Jean-Baptiste Say, a precursor to the Austrian school of economics.

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Who is Murray Rothbard?

BiographiesFree MarketsCalculation and KnowledgeHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/04/2018Audio/Video
David Gordon discusses Murray Rothbard’s contributions to economic theory and their broader historical context.

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