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Murray N. Rothbard

The Mises Library is an extensive online offering of the literature and media of the Austrian School and libertarian thought. The Mises Institute makes available many thousands of books, thousands of hours of audio and video, along with the full run of rare journals, biographies, and bibliographies of great economists — all for free.

The Mises Institute campus in Auburn houses the Ward and Massey Libraries, a large private collection specializing in the works of the Austrian school of economics and classical liberalism.

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The Real Meaning of Competition

Why is the aviation world all atwitter? Peter Klein explains what free market competition is and is not.

Mises U 2015

Common Objections to Capitalism

Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 21 July 2015.

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Gary Cohn for Fed Chair?

Wall Street rumors are swirling that former Goldman CEO Gary Cohn could replace Janet Yellen as Fed Chair.


Kashkari: Education, not infrastructure, is key to growth

Neil Kashkari vision of central planning emphasizes education spending rather than the more popular infrastructure...

Jeff Deist and Louis Rouanet

A Conversation with Louis Rouanet on the French Election

Jeff Deist and Louis Rouanet discuss French politics.


Will the IMF Bail Out Greece Again?

The Greek sovereign debt crises has not gone away. As Greece faces a large repayment in July, the IMF considers whether...


Upcoming Fed Events and Speeches

Here are the Fed's upcoming events and speeches for the coming week.

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What the Wage Equality Crusaders Don't Understand

There are many forms of compensation other than cash, and this helps explain why many women earn "less" than men.

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