Mises Weekends

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Individualism in the Age of the Smart Machine

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsMedia and Culture

04/08/2016Audio/Video
Hunter Hastings outlines how technology can help empower entrepreneurship and usher in a new age of individualism.

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Jeff Deist and Jay Taylor: Banks are Dangerous

Money and BanksU.S. Economy

03/24/2016Audio/Video
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

03/18/2016Audio/Video
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

03/11/2016Audio/Video
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

03/03/2016Audio/Video
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

02/26/2016Audio/Video
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

02/19/2016Audio/Video
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

02/12/2016Audio/Video
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

02/05/2016Audio/Video
On this week’s episode, we feature a talk by Dr. Ron Paul at the Mises Circle in Houston...

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