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Gold, Silver, and the Future of the Dollar

In this interview, Mark Thornton discusses the future of the US dollar as the world's reserve currency and how both gold and silver and can be part of a return to sound money.


Should We Build a McDonald’s on the Rim of the Grand Canyon?

It is worth remembering that much of the tourist economy in the West is a subsidized invention of the federal government.


Mises Economics Blog

Mises Updates: Mises Weekends: Soviet Defector Yuri Maltsev on the Loss of Freedom in America
Jeff Deist and Yuri Maltsev discuss not only his defection from the former USSR, but also his defection from the Marxist economic mindset, the crime of reading Hayek, why so many westerners still have a naïve, uninformed, and romantic view o ... More »

Mises Updates: Now in Italian: 'How Consumers Rule In a Free Economy'
Chris Westley's article explaining how Carl Menger put consumers front and center in determining value has been translated into Italian: I consumatori sono i re in un'economia di libero mercato. ... More »

Mises Updates: 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. ... More »

Mises Updates: Live Stream, Friday at Mises U: Morning Lectures
Friday July 25 (Central Daylight Time) 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.—Common Objections to Capitalism | Terrell 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.—Hayek and Friedman: Head to Head | Garrison 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.—Gold Standards: True and False | Salerno ... More »

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Collectivist Economic Planning

In 1920, Ludwig von Mises dropped a bombshell on the European economic world with his article called "Economic Calculation in the Socialist Commonwealth." It argued that socialism was impo... More »

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