Mises U 2010

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The Economics of the Public Sector

Taxes and SpendingFiscal Theory

12/14/2018Audio/Video
In the real world, it is impossible to separate economic analysis from an understanding of the effects of state intervention in the marketplace.
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Mises University Awards Ceremony

Austrian Economics Overview

08/01/2010Audio/Video
Includes remarks and presentations by Douglas French, Joseph Salerno, Jörg Guido Hülsmann, and Dario Fernandez. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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International Monetary Systems

Global EconomyMoney and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking

07/31/2010Audio/Video
Compares and contrasts the principles and performance of alternative international monetary systems, including the classical gold standard, the gold-exchange standard, fluctuating national fiat currencies, and a global fiat currency. Shows the superiority of a hard-money gold standard over the...
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Friedman and Mises on Method

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology

07/31/2010Audio/Video
Showing that Milton Friedman’s criticism of Austrian apriorism and his criticism of the Austrian rejection of unrealistic economic models are rooted in the same philosophical mistake. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Business Cycles and Prediction

Business CyclesPhilosophy and Methodology

07/31/2010Audio/Video
Compares Austrian and mainstream views of prediction and their relative success. Recorded at Mises University 2010
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Apriorism and Positivism in the Social Sciences

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

07/31/2010Audio/Video
Defending “methodological dualism” [the view that natural science and social science require different methods] from both its positivist critics and its confused historicist friends. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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The Economics of Legal Tender Laws

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

07/31/2010Audio/Video
Advanced lecture on the origins of fiat money systems, explaining the transition from commodity money to commercial bank notes and deposits, and from there to fiat money. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Consumer Product Regulation

Big GovernmentFree MarketsInterventionismProduction Theory

07/31/2010Audio/Video
Is consumer product regulation necessary or does the free market have superior alternatives? Considers the government’s failure to provide the best level of protection for consumers. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Faculty Panel on Policy, Part 1

Austrian Economics Overview

07/31/2010Audio/Video
Featuring Block, DiLorenzo, Klein, Thornton, Terrell, Woods, and Murphy. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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