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Economic Freedom vs. Personal Freedom

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Tags Economic FreedomGlobal EconomyMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

05/13/2022Jeff DeistStephan Livera

Would you give up voting in exchange for no more taxes? Stephan Livera joins the show to discuss the curious distinction between economic freedom and personal or political freedoms, and how we weigh those freedoms. 

The Fraser/Cato Human Freedom Index:
The Heritage Index of Economic Freedom:


Contact Jeff Deist

Jeff Deist is president of the Mises Institute. He previously worked as chief of staff to Congressman Ron Paul, and as an attorney for private equity clients. Contact: email; Twitter.

Stephan Livera

Stephan Livera (@stephanlivera) is an Austro-libertarian writer and host of the Stephan Livera Podcast. Professionally, he is an Australian Chartered Accountant and works as a technology auditor in financial services.

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