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Mark Thornton

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Mark Thornton is Senior Fellow at the Mises Institute. He serves as the Book Review Editor of the Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics. His publications include The Economics of Prohibition (1991), Tariffs, Blockades, and Inflation: The Economics of the Civil War (2004), The Quotable Mises (2005), The Bastiat Collection (2007), An Essay on Economic Theory (2010), and The Bastiat Reader (2014).

Dr. Thornton served as the editor of the Austrian Economics Newsletter and was a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Libertarian Studies and several other academic journals. He has served as a member of the graduate faculties of Auburn University and Columbus State University. He has also taught economics at Auburn University at Montgomery and Trinity University in Texas. Mark served as Assistant Superintendent of Banking and economic adviser to Governor Fob James of Alabama (1997-1999), and he was awarded the University Research Award at Columbus State University in 2002. He is a graduate of St. Bonaventure University and received his PhD in economics from Auburn University. In 2014, he debated in opposition to the "War on Drugs" at Oxford Union.

Dr. Thornton has been featured in American Spectator, Barron's, Bloomberg, Christian Science Monitor, The Economist, Forbes, Investors' Business Daily, Le Monde, New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Economic Times (India), Financial Times (Norway), and Tejarat-e-Farda (Iran). He has also had multiple appearances on Russia Today and Press TV

His editorials have appeared in the following leading regional newspapers: Atlanta Constitution, Birmingham News, Business Alabama, Chicago Sun-Times, Houston Chronicle, Mobile Press Register, Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune, Montgomery Advertiser, Orange County Register, Richmond Times Dispatch, Tampa Tribune, and the Washington Times

His commentary appears regularly in the Mises Daily and the Mises Wire. He also appears regularly on "Boom-Bust," "RT," "Butler on Business," "Tom Woods Show," "Thom Hartmann Show," "Scott Horton Show," "Press TV and "Freedom Works."

The Economics of Prohibition

SaludEl Estado Policial

12/01/1991Books
It is conventional wisdom that alcohol prohibition failed, but the economic reasons for this failure have never been as extensively detailed or analyzed as they are in this study by Mark Thornton.

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¿Qué es Tecnología "Avanzada"?

07/10/2018Power & Market

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La guerra contra las drogas está empujando a más emigrantes hacia nuestras fronteras

Historia de EEUUHistorial Mundial

Blog06/26/2018
EEUU puede hacerse un favor acabando con la Guerra contra las Drogas, lo que devolvería alguna normalidad a Centroamérica.

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Socialismo ya no es una palabrota

SocialismoOtras Escuelas de Pensamiento

Blog05/25/2018
El socialismo hace tiempo que se usa para picar a un grupo contra otro. Pero muchos contribuyentes jóvenes todavía tienen que ver el inconveniente de esto.

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El impulso ideológico a favor de la legalización

05/11/2018Power & Market

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La burbuja-depresión de Bernanke-Yellen

Dinero y BancosHistoria de EEUUDinero y Banca

Blog07/10/2017
La próxima crisis económica estará directamente relacionada con la última crisis económica y las políticas que la Fed usó para "resolverla". Como tal, debería llamarse la Crisis de Bernanke-Yellen.

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