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Murray N. Rothbard

The Mises Library is an extensive online offering of the literature and media of the Austrian School and libertarian thought. The Mises Institute makes available many thousands of books, thousands of hours of audio and video, along with the full run of rare journals, biographies, and bibliographies of great economists — all for free.

The Mises Institute campus in Auburn houses the Ward and Massey Libraries, a large private collection specializing in the works of the Austrian school of economics and classical liberalism.

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The Real Meaning of Competition

Why is the aviation world all atwitter? Peter Klein explains what free market competition is and is not.

Mises U 2015

Common Objections to Capitalism

Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 21 July 2015.

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Patrick Byrne

Why We Fight

Listen to Patrick Byrne's simple — yet brilliant — exposition of liberalism's real origins.

Tom Woods

How I Found Freedom in an Unfree World

Listen to Tom Woods' talk from our recent event in San Diego.

Nomi Prins

Prospering in the Age of Artisanal Money

Nomi Prins, author of All the Presidents' Bankers , on protecting yourself from the next global crisis.

Jeff Deist

Libertarian, Heal Thyself

Listen to Jeff's talk from our recent event in San Diego.


Ralph Raico: Champion of Authentic Liberalism

We are seeing a rebirth of interest in the Austrian school and classical liberalism, with no small part played by Ralph...

Kevin Gutzman on Mises Weekends
Mises Weekends

Kevin Gutzman: Thomas Jefferson—Revolutionary

Dr. Gutzman discusses some of the overlooked ways Thomas Jefferson shaped America, and how Jefferson's radical views...