Mises Weekends

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Jeff Deist and Jay Taylor: Banks are Dangerous

Money and BanksU.S. Economy

Jeff Deist and Jay Taylor discuss how both central banks and commercial banks are poised to change your life in some very unpleasant ways.

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Jeff Deist: Austrian Economics vs. Keynesian Orthodoxy

The FedMoney and Banks

Jeff Deist discusses Austrian economics and the bizarre world of negative interest rates.

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Hans-Hermann Hoppe: Why Democracy Fails

Political Theory

Hoppe shows how democratic elections often lead to bad results, and also illustrates how political democracy is often incompatible with human liberty.

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Matt McCaffrey: Revisiting Rothbard

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

Jeff Deist and Matt McCaffrey discuss Murray N. Rothbard's enduring legacy, plus the new Rothbard Reader .

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Jeff Deist: Socialist Left, alt-Right, and the Myth of Democratic Consensus

Other Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

This weekend, Jeff recaps his recent talk in Houston, which generated plenty of comments from libertarians, progressives, and the alt-Right.

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Paul-Martin Foss: The Bizarre World of Negative Interest Rates

The Fed

Paul-Martin Foss explains how Mises and Rothbard understood the function of interest rates, as opposed to how central bankers use interest rates as a tool to stimulate aggregate demand.

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Murray Rothbard: The Godfather of Libertarianism

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

A free-wheeling discussion of what Murray Rothbard was like as an intellectual, a scholar, and a person

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Ron Paul: Socialism and War Will Not Prevail

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

On this week’s episode, we feature a talk by Dr. Ron Paul at the Mises Circle in Houston...

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Hans-Hermann Hoppe: Praxeology as Methodology


Hans-Hermann Hoppe explains why praxeology is the proper economic methodology.

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Dr. Mark Thornton: Central Bankers Don't Understand Booms and Busts

Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsGlobal Economy

Jeff Deist and Mark Thornton discuss how and why central bankers don't understand deflation...

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