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Mises University 2014

The faculty and students of Mises U 2014 (many more photos here and here and here):

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Timothy Terrell Examines Common Objections to Capitalism

Archived from the live broadcast, this Mises University lecture was presented at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 25 July 2014.

Video: Joseph Salerno Explains Gold Standards: True and False


Archived from the live broadcast, this Mises University lecture was presented at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 25 July 2014.

Tom Woods on the Four Things the State Is Not

Archived from the live broadcast, this Mises University lecture was presented at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 24 July 2014.

Video: Robert Higgs Explains How War Leads to Big Government

Archived from the live broadcast, this Mises University lecture was presented at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 24 July 2014.

Video: “Hayek and Keynes: Head to Head” with Roger Garrison

Archived from the live broadcast, this Mises University lecture was presented at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 23 July 2014.

Video: Robert Murphy Presents Contrasting Views of the Great Depression

Archived from the live broadcast, this Mises University lecture was presented at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 23 July 2014.

Full Photo Album for Mises U 2014

We’re still adding photos there, but you can see what’s been added so far at our Picasa page for Mises U 2014.

Tuesday at Mises U, Afternoon Lectures

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Photos from Tuesday at Mises U (Lunch and Morning Lectures)

 

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Mises U Day 2 Highlights: All Talks Now Online as Mp3s

Monday was the first full day for students at Mises U, and all talks are now available in Mp3 format here.  The day began with a series of lectures by Joseph Salerno, Guido Hulsmannm, and David Gordon. Students then met for lunch on the Mises Institute patio. (Photos here.)

The afternoon lecture series followed with talks by Jeffrey Herbener, Lucas Engelhardt, and Roger Garrison, followed by dinner at the Mises Institute. Robert Higgs delivered an additional lecture for graduate students on economic history and government statistics. (More photos here.)

Following dinner, Judge Andrew P. Napolitano presented (see photos here) the first in his series of lectures on US Constitutional law, followed by a social hour.

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Photos from Judge Andrew Napolitano’s Evening Lecture at Mises University

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano gave his first lecture in a series at Mises University on US Constitutional law.

Waiting as he’s introduced by Joseph Salerno:

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Welcoming the students:

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Day 2 of Mises U: Lunch at the Mises Institute

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Photos from the First Night of Mises U

See our Instagram page for more photos.

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Joes Salerno introduces the faculty.

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Tom Woods delivers the introductory lecture.

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Mises University Live Webcast Schedule

muThis schedule will link you directly to each streaming video session as they happen.

Click the lecture titles below at the scheduled times to watch the live webcasts on YouTube.

July 20–26, 2014 • Mises Institute

• All times are central daylight time except where noted.

For the full PDF schedule including non-webcast sessions, click here.

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Keep Up With the Week’s Events on the Blog, Twitter, and Instagram

We’ll be regularly updating you on upcoming talks and events all week during Mises University beginning Sunday evening. See here for the free live video feeds, and the Twitter feed, and the Instagram feed.

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Mises U 2014 Begins Monday!

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Mises U 2014 begins Monday!

Judge Andrew Napolitano, Tom Woods, Robert Higgs, and Bob Murphy are among the speakers.

Live streaming is free throughout the week, and if you can’t watch live we will archive speeches on our YouTube page, Mises.org, and iTunesU.

Click here for the lineup and the schedule:
http://mises.org/events/184/Mises-University-2014

Apply to Attend Mises University 2014

2013_MU_Group_captionedSMThe deadline for scholarship applications is April 8.

The Mises University is the world’s leading instructional program in the Austrian School of economics. Since 1986, it has been the essential training ground for economists who are looking beyond the mainstream.
The program offers courses, seminars, and reading groups on the whole range of the discipline. A core curriculum presents economic foundations, and more than fifty elective classes explore the entire range of economics, in all levels of advancement.

To apply for a student scholarship, go to the Mises University Application Page in the Mises Academy. You will need to take 1-2 minutes to create a free Mises Academy username if you do not already have one. Once on the application page, you can complete the application form and submit the required documents using the simple upload feature.

Being an Austrian Is Easier Than Ever

6613 (1)Ryan McMaken writes in today’s Mises Daily:

I noted earlier that the Fed has fallen on hard times in terms of public opinion. That’s good in itself, but the Fed will remain in little real danger as long as the nature of the economy is not understood. This is where the Mises Institute is essential. If the Fed were to be eliminated under today’s ruling intellectual regime, it would surely just be replaced with another similar institution. The same applies to all other government agencies and institutions.

Politics and public dissatisfaction with institutions like the Fed or the U.S. government are not enough. People have mocked and made fun of today’s governments for decades, and many elections have come and gone, and yet there the Federal government is, in no danger of being downsized by popular demand.

Can You Get College Credit for Attending Mises University?

According to this Mises U alum, Mises U experience can be applied to some degree programs: