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The Definition of Various Monetary Aggregates

The FedMoney and Banking

09/01/2016Speeches and Presentations
One of the most important concepts in economic theory is the quantity of money. But how do you count it?

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Socialism vs. Market Exchange

Political Theory

09/17/2015Speeches and Presentations
This is the last formal lecture by Ludwig von Mises delivered May 2, 1970 at an economic seminar in Seattle, Washington.

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Why (Any) Economics Matters

09/01/2015Speeches and Presentations
This talk by Mises Institute President Jeff Deist was delivered on June 19, 2015 at a lunchtime meeting of the Grassroot Institute in Honolulu at the Pacific Club. The talk was part of the Mises Institute’s Private Seminar series for lay audiences. To schedule your own Private Seminar with a...

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David Cowan

David Cowan

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David Cowan is communications adviser, author and a visiting scholar at Boston College. His book, Frank H. Knight: Prophet of Freedom, is published 23rd March 2016 by Palgrave Macmillan, as...

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Economic Indulgences: Old and New Debates on Welfare and Freedom

I fear we will make little progress politically or economically if the attachment to emotionalism does not change in...

Economic Indulgences: Old and New Debates on Welfare and Freedom

The Henry Hazlitt Memorial Lecture sponsored by Hunter Lewis

Bruce Yandle

Bruce Yandle

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Bruce Yandle is an economist, writer and speaker on economics and political economy. He is Mercatus Center Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Economics at George Mason University and participates regularly in...

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Professor Hayek’s Marvelous Eureka Moment and America’s Regulatory Saga

The F.A. Hayek Memorial Lecture sponsored by Don Printz .

Rev. Larry Beane

Larry L. Beane, II

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Rev. Larry Beane serves as pastor at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Gretna, Louisiana, and teaches high school Apologetics, Economics, and Government at Wittenberg Academy.

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Question and Answer Period

Speaker panel featuring Rev. Larry Beane, Tom DiLorenzo, and Jeff Deist.

David Rapp

David J. Rapp

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Dr. David J. Rapp is assistant professor at the Institute of Accounting at the University of Saarland, Germany.

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Value Investing's Compatibility with Austrian Economics — Truth or Myth?
This article attempts to illustrate what makes value investing incompatible with Austrian economics and, hence, to...
Toward a Subjective Approach to Investment Appraisal in Light of Austrian Value Theory

This paper explores the implications of Mises’s theory of economic calculation for asset acquisitions and...

Adam Vass Gal

Adam Vass Gal

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Adam Vass Gal works in financial services. He has also taught economics at Belmont University since 2003. Adam holds a BBA in economics and MS in finance, both from Mississippi...

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Poverty, Child Rearing, and Government Incentives

When writing on poverty issues, many commentators emphasize the importance of work and wages, but many cultural...

Adam Vass Gal: How the State Destroys the Poor

Jeff Deist and Adam Vass Gal discuss why the State is a villain of the downtrodden.

Patrick Byrne

Patrick M. Byrne

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In late 1999, Patrick M. Byrne launched Overstock.com, which achieved its first profitable quarter in 2002 and its first full year of profitability in 2009. In 2016, Overstock.com had revenues...

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Patrick Byrne: Liberty vs. Submission
Patrick Byrne discusses the historical origins of liberty and explains the greatest threats to it today.
Patrick Byrne: How Tech Can Thwart the State

Patrick Byrne discusses Austrian theory and the blockchain, and what it means for the eventual demise of government...

John Tamny

John Tamny

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John Tamny is a senior fellow in economics at Reason Foundation, a senior economic adviser to Toreador Research & Trading, and editor of RealClearMarkets.com (RCM). He is a weekly guest...

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John Tamny: Trump's Economics

John Tamny and Jeff Deist discuss President Trump's economics.

Government Barriers to Economic Growth
The 2015 Henry Hazlitt Memorial Lecture.
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