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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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FOMC Minutes: More of the Same

The FOMC minutes revealed a Fed that doesn't know what to do, but pretends like everything's under control.

Rothbard Graduate Seminar
Institute Publications

Required Reading: Rothbard Graduate Seminar 2017

Listed here are the readings that students must complete before attending RGS 2017. All materials are available on...


Why the "Experts" Can't Agree About Fed Rate Hikes

When should the Fed raise rates? Mainstream economists rely on statistics, but reject the necessary theory by which to...

Institute Publications

What's In Store for the Next Four Years?

Law scholar Allen Mendenhall discusses Trump, the Supreme Court, and the future of the judiciary in the United States.

Michael Boldin on Mises Weekends
Mises Weekends

Michael Boldin: CalExit and Secession

Jeff Deist and Michael Boldin discuss the burgeoning CalExit movement and the Left's newfound appreciation for...


Stanley Fischer's Eureka Moment

Stanley Fischer almost learns a lesson about econometric models, but just does not get it.