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We are the worldwide epicenter of the Austrian economics movement.

The Mises Institute, founded in 1982, teaches the scholarship of Austrian economics, freedom, and peace. The liberal intellectual tradition of Ludwig von Mises (1881-1973) and Murray N. Rothbard (1926-1995) guides us. Accordingly, we seek a profound and radical shift in the intellectual climate: away from statism and toward a private property order. We encourage critical historical research, and stand against political correctness. The Institute serves students, academics, business leaders, and anyone seeking better understanding of the Austrian school of economics and libertarian political theory.

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The Human Action Podcast
The Human Action Podcast

Rothbard's Anatomy of the State

Anatomy of the State is a book that everyone, from anarchist to statist, needs to read and consider.

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Mises Media

Jeff Deist on Court Packing Chaos

Jeff Deist comments on the latest Democrat agenda of increasing the number of judges in SCOTUS.

Audio Mises Wire
Mises Media

What Clarence Thomas Gets Wrong about Big Tech

"Private companies" that openly deplatform, impoverish, and unperson dissident voices are waging a war of attrition

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Institute Publications

Can the Concept of Exploitation Be Saved?

The Marxist concept of exploitation arises from a deep question Marx asked: Why do capitalists earn interest?

Radio Rothbard
Mises Media

Is Tucker Carlson Right about Replacement Theory?

Tucker Carlson seems to believe that if it weren't for immigrants, America would be dominated by religiously devout,...

The Accad & Koka Report
Mises Media

Shawn Whatley on Deconstructing Medical Socialism

Our guest is Shawn Whatley, a physician in Canada who is the author of the recently released book When Politics Comes...

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