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The Sad State of the Economics Profession

Economists today have sold themselves to the enemy. They work for government agencies such as the IMF, OECD, the World Bank, central banks, or academic institutions where their research is heavily subsidized by government agencies. To succeed they have to toe the line, and they don’t bite the hand that feeds them.


The IMF is Dead Wrong on Low Interest Rates

Interest rates are low, and staying low, because they are constantly manipulated by the Fed and other central banks.


Mises Economics Blog

Mises Updates: Mises, Rothbard, and Others in French
Kurt Schuler writes: Nearly two years ago I mentioned the French economist Philippe Nataf and his small but active publishing house, Editions Charles Coquelin. Its namesake Charles Coquelin was a 19th-century French classical liberal ... More »

Mises Updates: 'Everything we are told about deflation is a lie'
By Tim Price [The Cobden Centre] “The European Central Bank has given its strongest signal yet that it is prepared to embrace quantitative easing to prevent the euro zone from sliding into deflation or even a prolonged period of low inflation.” ... More »

Mises Updates: The Sad State of the Economics Profession
Frank Hollenbeck writes in today's Mises Daily:  Most economists today, however, have sold themselves to the enemy. They work for government agencies such as the IMF, OECD, World Bank, central banks, or academic institutions where their res ... More »

Mises Updates: Audio: Lew Rockwell Discusses Anarcho-Capitalism With Ben Swann
We don’t need a ruling class, Lew Rockwell tells Ben Swann. (Mp3, 35 minutes) ... More »

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Libertarianism Today

The Mises Institute is the exclusive distributor of this paperback edition at this special low price! If you want to understand the underlying political dynamic alive in the United States, you mus... More »

Economics and Ethics of Private Property

Austrian economics puts private property at the center of its analysis of value, price, and exchange. Respect for private property is also implied by the fundamental moral principle, "... More »

Memoirs

These are difficult times for those who love freedom. But they are nothing like what Mises faced during his life. He prevailed, and his Memoirs explain how. We can learn from Mises in this respect... More »

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