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Robert P. Murphy

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Works Published inMises ReviewReview of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10

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Robert Murphy is an associated scholar of the Mises Institute, where he teaches at the Mises Academy. He runs the blog Free Advice and is the author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to Capitalism, the Study Guide to Man, Economy, and State with Power and Market, the Human Action Study Guide, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Great Depression and the New Deal, and his newest book, Lessons for the Young Economist.

Chaos Theory

BooksFebruary 28, 2007
Working within a Rothbardian framework, Murphy takes up the challenge of Hans Hoppe regarding the role of market insurance in property security to extend the analysis to the security of person.

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Lessons for the Young Economist

BooksMarch 10, 2011
Murphy's textbook prepares the student for both conventional economic studies in the future, and provides the logical rigor and policy clarity that only the Austrian School perspective can offer...

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Chaos Theory: Two Essays on Market Anarchy

Audio/VideoDecember 30, 2014
Exploring the farthest reaches of anarchist theory. The complete audio book in a single zip file.

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Bob Murphy: The Case for Private Defense

Audio/VideoDecember 12, 2014
Recent events surrounding Ferguson, Missouri and the choking death of Eric Garner have brought police misconduct to the forefront. Libertarians rightfully point out that police (unlike private actors) are largely immune from criminal prosecution, civil liability, or even losing their jobs. And...

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Bob Murphy: The Fed's Stock Market Casino

Audio/VideoNovember 7, 2014
Jeff Deist and Bob Murphy address the vital topic of Fed interference in financial markets.

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Why Money Doesn’t Measure Value

Mises DailyOctober 24, 2014
Robert Murphy explains why people trade goods, and the role of money.

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The Problems with Keynesian Solutions to the Current Depression

Audio/VideoOctober 9, 2014
This lecture by Bob Murphy was presented at the 2012 Mises University in Auburn, Alabama.

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