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Robert P. Murphy

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Robert P. Murphy is a Senior Fellow with the Mises Institute and Research Assistant Professor with the Free Market Institute at Texas Tech University. He is the author of many books. His latest is Contra Krugman: Smashing the Errors of America's Most Famous Keynesian. His other words include Chaos Theory, Lessons for the Young Economist, and Choice: Cooperation, Enterprise, and Human Action (Independent Institute, 2015) which is a modern distillation of the essentials of Mises's thought for the layperson. Murphy is co-host, with Tom Woods, of the popular podcast Contra Krugman, which is a weekly refutation of Paul Krugman's New York Times column. He is also host of The Bob Murphy Show.

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The God of Social Media Demands Sacrifice, Not Mercy

Media and CultureStrategy

03/08/2019Audio/Video
Bob discusses the recent "outrage mobs" on social media—in which people intentionally spread misleading or outright false smears against their opponents—and how comedians are the only ones left who can speak the truth.
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MMT Is Even More Dubious Than AOC's Green New Deal

Big GovernmentMoney and BanksOther Schools of Thought

Blog02/25/2019

The printing press doesn’t create real resources, it only obscures the method by which the government siphons them away from the private sector.

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18. Warren Mosler Defends the Essential Insights of Modern Monetary Theory (MMT)

BiographiesFree MarketsHealthOther Schools of Thought

02/22/2019Audio/Video
Bob and Warren Mosler discuss the assumptions behind Modern Monetary Theory and its implications for economic policy.
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