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Thinking Seriously

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Blog10/23/2007

In a a blog post, Pete Boettke presents some interesting and innocuous ruminations about paradigm shifts and progress in science and, then, suddenly, after a few paragraphs, makes a startling categorical...

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The Market for Austrian Economics

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Blog10/16/2007

Around the world there are many academics who make a living from Austrian economics. They write books, publish articles, organize conferences and are the people at the forefront of the movement. By constantly critiquing themselves and others, they build upon the Misesian framework, enriching,...

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Hurwicz Took Part in the Mises Seminar

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Blog10/15/2007

2007 Nobel Prize winner Leonid Hurwicz was a participant in the Ludwig Mises' seminar at the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva, Hurwicz tells us in his remarks commenting on a paper by Israel Kirzner published...

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Mises as Radical: Retrospective on Rothbard's Thesis

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Blog10/15/2007

The text of my contribution to the Mises Institute’s 25th anniversary conference is now online.

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Legends and Prodigies

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Blog10/14/2007

I just got back from the Ludwig von Mises Institute's 25th Anniversary Celebration. What a truly wonderful event. But, I have to make one point clear: Do not believe for a moment that name of the event implies that the movement started by Mises is 25 years old. It's not. In fact, the...

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Mises at 25

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Blog10/13/2007

I'm blogging only because I couldn't get a seat at the Ron Paul luncheon today, held as part of the 25th anniversary celebration in New York. It seems that hundreds of people have been hanging out in the streets outside the hotel here in Grand Central station, in hopes have seeing Ron....

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Ludwig von Mises, RIP

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Blog10/10/2007

Today marks 34 years since the passing of Ludwig von Mises, October 10, 1973. He was 92 years old.

These obituaries are taken from Mises: The Last Knight of Liberalism, by Jörg Guido Hülsmann:...

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Boettke v. Salerno v. White v. .....

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Blog10/07/2007

The current 'civil war between Auburn & Fairfax' ( Mark Sunwall's apt description), was sparked off by Peter Boettke's judgment that "[Don Lavoie] understood Mises better...

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"Last Knight" Live Blog 11 — Ransom

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Blog10/03/2007

How To Learn Economics

If you want to understand how an economy works, forget your mathematical models and your econometric textbooks. People who learn economics that way often can’t explain how an economy actually works. If you want to learn economics try this. Master the...

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