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Venezuela on the Brink


Jeff Deist and guests Luis Cirocco and Rafael Acevedo discuss how quickly Venezuela is unraveling.
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Voluntary Exchange vs. Government Mandates

Big GovernmentPricesValue and Exchange

True welfare and value can only be achieved through exchange when it is fully voluntary. When the state intervenes to "improve" trade, it destroys value, all the government stats notwithstanding, writes Patrick Barron. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Dianna Keiler.
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Vices Are Not Crimes

BiographiesFree MarketsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Spooner's anarchism was, like his abolitionism, another valuable part of his pietist legacy. For, here again, his pietistic concern for universal principles brought him to a consistent and courageous application of libertarian principles, writes Murray N. Rothbard (1926–1995). This audio Mises...
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Vienna Before the Austrian School

BiographiesWorld History

To young Menger, the cityscape still appeared as that of "old Vienna": enclosed on three sides by a city wall and moat, writes Eugen-Maria Schulak and Herbert Unterköfler. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Paul Strikwerda.
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Vienna vs. Chicago on Monetary Issues

Austrian Economics OverviewOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

Contrasts Chicago school’s focus on “macroeconomic variations of substantial size and frequency” with Austrian school’s focus on “market forces hidden from the untrained eye” to demonstrate superiority of Austrian theory. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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