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.

Patrick Newman on Rothbard and his Critics

Tags Austrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought
10/11/2019Audio/Video

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
09/27/2019Audio/Video

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
09/23/2019Audio/Video

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
09/06/2019Audio/Video

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

07/26/2019Audio/Video

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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Nation, State, and Economy

Tags StrategyPrivate Property
07/16/2019Audio/Video

Jeff Deist and Ryan McMaken discuss what the nationality principle means for liberalism.

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Richard Cantillon As a Proto-Austrian

Tags History of the Austrian School of EconomicsMoney and BankingProduction Theory
06/23/2019Audio/Video

Jeff Deist and Mark Thornton discuss the works of one of the fathers of modern economics: Richard Cantillon. 

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Mises on Omnipotent Government

05/31/2019Audio/Video

Jeff Deist and Matt McCaffrey discuss Omnipotent Government's absolute relevance today.

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The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality

Tags Media and CultureOther Schools of Thought
05/20/2019Audio/Video

Andy Duncan joins Jeff to review an overlooked classic by Mises:The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality.

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The Bureaucratic Revolution

05/07/2019Audio/Video

Professor William Anderson and Jeff Deist discuss the most important and devastating critique of administrative rule ever written.

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