The Human Action Podcast

The Human Action Podcast

The Human Action Podcast features in-depth interviews on current topics in economics through an Austro-libertarian lens.

Why You Should Read Human Action in 2020

Tags Austrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of Economics
Human Action is the book you want to read, you need to read, you've thought about reading. So make 2020 the year you do read it!
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Understanding Money Mechanics

Dr. Bob Murphy introduces an upcoming e-book on the mechanics of the Fed.
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Why Gold Still Matters

Tags Media and CultureMoney and BanksAustrian Economics OverviewGold StandardMoney Supply
Why does gold still matter? Politicians, central bankers, and investors dismiss it as a relic, but the precious metal still plays a role in today's economy. Keith Weiner of Monetary Metals explains why.
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The Cultural Consequences of Negative Interest Rates

Tags Global EconomyMedia and CultureMoney and BanksAustrian Economics OverviewMonetary Theory
Rahim Taghizadegan from the independent Viennese Scholarium offers a European perspective on the anti-economics of negative interest rates
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Does Economic Theory Work in Business?

Tags EducationThe EntrepreneurAustrian Economics OverviewEntrepreneurship
Marketing guru Hunter Hastings offers a look at his new platform which uses Austrian theory to teach actionable entrepreneurship.
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Patrick Newman on Rothbard and his Critics

Tags Austrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought
The late Murray Rothbard has passionate fans and critics alike—but was he really the intransigent person his detractors portray?
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Why the Fed's Mythology Endures, with Murray Sabrin

Tags Big GovernmentThe FedAustrian Economics Overview
Professor Murray Sabrin joins Jeff Deist for a comprehensive look at central bank mythmaking.
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Everything About Negative Interest Rates with Bob Murphy

Tags The FedFinancial MarketsMoney and BanksAustrian Economics Overview
Economist Bob Murphy joins Jeff Deist to make sense of the nonsensical world of negative interest rates.
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Hazlitt in One Lesson with Walter Block

Tags Austrian Economics OverviewInterventionism
Professor Walter Block joins Jeff Deist for a fantastic in-depth discussion of Henry Hazlitt and his work.
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The State of Economics Education

Jeff Deist and Dr. Liliana Stern discuss the state of economics education on this special live episode of the Human Action Podcast.
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