Archive for Mises View

Video: Mark Thornton Dicusses the Collapse of America’s Health Care Industry

Mark Thornton explains why Obamacare is simply one more step along the road to health care serfdom.

Video: Peter Klein Asks: “Can Government Create Innovation?”

Peter Klein explains why the Obama administration can’t create innovative manufacturing hubs by simply throwing around taxpayer’s money.

Video: Is Marijuana Legalization Really a Disaster?

Mark Thornton responds to former DEA administrator Peter Bensinger’s claim that the legalization of marijuana is a disaster. Thornton is a Senior Fellow at the Mises Institute.

Video: White House Touts Federal Stimulus Success

Joe Salerno dismantles the Council of Economic Advisers’ latest report touting the success of the 2009 stimulus, five years later. Dr. Salerno is the Mises Institute’s Academic Vice President

Video: “How Do We Stop Rising Healthcare Costs?”

Peter Klein articulates several reasons why our current “Healthcare System” is so expensive, and explains how only the free market, with transparent pricing and competition, can halt the escalating costs.

The Mises View: “WaPo Attacks Austrian Economics”

Mark Thornton refutes the recent ‘Washington Post’ attack on Austrian Economics. Thornton is a Senior Fellow at the Mises Institute

Video: Joseph Salerno Discusses Income Inequality

Joe Salerno sits down with Jeff Deist to discuss how Austrian Economics frames the issue of income inequality.

Video: Mark Thornton Explains the Latest GDP Numbers

Mark Thornton explains why the latest government GDP numbers are bogus.

VIDEO: Joseph Salerno Explains Price Gouging

Joe Salerno discusses the economics of Price Gouging. Dr. Salerno is the Mises Institute’s Academic Vice President.

VIDEO: Peter Klein Explains “Coffee Market Fluctuations”

Peter G. Klein responds to a recent NPR story by Uri Berliner entitled “Coffee Futures: The Highs And Lows Of A Cup Of Joe”. Dr. Klein explains how a free market in coffee commodities would function. Klein is the Mises Institute’s Executive Director and Carl Menger Research Fellow.