History of the Austrian School of Economics

The Simple Lives Behind Some Great Minds

Mises DailyAugust 30, 2014
Mises and Rothbard are exemplars of what can be considered a modest life that bore remarkable fruit.

Read more

Jean–Baptiste Say: Revolutionary, Entrepreneur, Economist, by Evert Schoorl

JournalsAugust 21, 2014
This present volume is a full–length biography of Say, and presents a detailed account of the life and intellectual development of the founder of the French Liberal School...

Read more

Marc Abela: Abenomics and Japan's Narrowing Horizons

Audio/VideoAugust 15, 2014
Jeff Deist and Marc Abela discuss the Bank of Japan's failed 25 year program of monetary stimulus, and the impossibility of "Abenomics".

Read more

Carl Menger’s Revolution

Mises DailyAugust 13, 2014
Discrete marginalism, despite being non-mathematical, is superior to neoclassical marginalism. Usage of derivatives is not a sign of a more scientific method.

Read more

David Gordon: The Life and Times of Murray Rothbard

Audio/VideoAugust 8, 2014
Jeff Deist and David Gordon discuss Murray N. Rothbard's life from an insider's perspective.

Read more

Guido Hülsmann: Inside the Mind of Mises

Audio/VideoAugust 1, 2014
Jeff Deist and Guido Hülsmann discuss how Mises's personal sacrifices helped pave the way for Austrian academics working today.

Read more

William Harold Hutt (1899-1988)

JournalsJuly 30, 2014
The Austrian School's defining precepts, concisely specified by Carl Menger in 1871, were consistent with important doctrines, like rivalrous competition, which have characterized economics from its earliest days. Though more true of Continental than of British writers, who were hampered by an...

Read more

The Birth of the Austrian School

Audio/VideoJuly 22, 2014
Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 21 July 2014.

Read more

Brian Doherty: Reporting the Revolution

Audio/VideoJuly 11, 2014
Jeff Deist and Brian Doherty discuss Brian's role as both a participant in—and observer of—libertarian circles.

Read more

Jean-Baptiste Say: An Underrated Revolutionary

Mises DailyJuly 10, 2014
Say’s insights continue to challenge interventionist economists to this day. Everl Schoorl’s new biography sheds new light on Say’s life and works...

Read more