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.

Economics is a Mess

Tags Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology
02/13/2019Mises Media

Professor Peter Klein joins The Human Action Podcast to explain how and why.

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Jeff Deist on Why Socialism Persists

Tags Media and CultureOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory
01/18/2019Mises Media

Join Jeff for the final Mises Weekends episode!

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Joe Salerno on Mises and Nationalism

Tags ImmigrationPrivate Property
01/11/2019Mises Media

Jeff Deist and Dr. Joe Salerno examine Ludwig von Mises's views on nationalism and immigration.

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Jeff Deist on Money in the 21st Century

01/04/2019Mises Media

Jeff Deist and Stephan Livera discuss money in an era of crazed monetary policy.

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Daniel Lacalle on the Central Bank Tightrope

12/28/2018Mises Media

Daniel Lacalle and Jeff Deist discuss the absurd reactions to the Fed's tiny interest rate hikes.

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Dave Smith on Trump's Christmas Surprise in Syria and Afghanistan

12/21/2018Mises Media

Dave Smith and Jeff Deist discuss the astounding news from Trump about reducing troops in Syria and Afghanistan, and the growing push-back against neoconservative foreign policy from ordinary Americans.

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Carmen Dorobăț: A Young Scholar on Mises's Legacy and Impact

Jeff Deist and Carmen Dorobăț discuss how Ludwig von Mises's work and legacy have paved the way for an entire generation of younger scholars.

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Dr. Robert Murphy on the Dubious Economics of Climate Change

12/07/2018Mises Media

Dr. Robert Murphy joins Jeff Deist to discuss how the political landscape and media narratives fail to consider obvious choices and trade-offs inherent in the climate change debate.

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Danielle DiMartino Booth on the Fragile Fed Narrative

Jeff Deist and Danielle DiMartino Booth discuss Fed Chairman Jay Powell's performance to date and whether Austrians and permabears overestimate the Fed's influence on the economy.

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Connor Boyack: Explaining the State to Kids

11/23/2018Mises Media

Connor Boyack and Jeff Deist discuss the importance of offering an early alternative to the fantasyland view of the state that kids get in schools.

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