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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.

Mark Thornton on Mises Weekends
Mises Weekends

Mark Thornton Explains Our Fake Economy

Mark Thornton explains why there's nothing natural, real, or sustainable about the current Yellen boom.

Institute Publications

Value Investing's Compatibility with Austrian Economics — Truth or Myth?

This article attempts to illustrate what makes value investing incompatible with Austrian economics and, hence, to...


Can Japan End its Easy-Money Addiction?

Shinzo Abe's party has recently suffered some stunning electoral defeats. But that doesn't mean "Abenomics" and its...


The Part-Time Critics of Central Banks

The central bank critics today who were not critics of the great bailouts and stimulus have reserved their criticisms...


Five Takeaways from the House's Yellen Hearing

What you need to know from Janet Yellen's testimony before the House Financial Services Committee.

Institute Publications

Review of Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America by Nancy MacLean

The theme of the book is that participation in American democracy by conservatives or libertarians threatens the...

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