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David Gordon

Tags Media and CultureSocialismWorld HistoryAustrian Economics OverviewCalculation and KnowledgeOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Works Published inMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesEssays in Political EconomyQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsMises ReviewThe Free MarketThe AustrianSpeeches and Presentations

AwardsMurray N. Rothbard Medal of Freedom

David Gordon is a senior fellow at the Ludwig von Mises Institute. He was educated at UCLA, where he earned his PhD in intellectual history. He is the author of Resurrecting Marx: The Analytical Marxists on Exploitation, Freedom, and JusticeThe Philosophical Origins of Austrian Economics,An Introduction to Economic Reasoning, and Critics of Marx. He is also editor of Secession, State, and Liberty and co-editor of H.B. Acton'sMorals of Markets and Other Essays.

Dr. Gordon is the editor of The Mises Review, and a contributor to such journals as analysisThe International Philosophic QuarterlyThe Journal of Libertarian Studies, and The Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics.

All Works

Hegel's Very Odd Definition of Freedom

SocialismPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog01/24/2020

Liberalism conceives of freedom as the absence of constraint, but Hegel's definition is more expansive. And, of course, the state is a necessary condition for it.

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People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent

CapitalismProgressivism

01/22/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
George Stiglitz professes great concern for the poor, while arguing that most people require control by enlightened experts such as himself.
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People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent

CapitalismEconomic FreedomProgressivismOther Schools of Thought

01/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Randall Holcombe's has written an impressive new book on political capitalism (or "crony capitalism") and contributes a discussion on political and economic elites.
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Hans Hoppe in Arabic

01/21/2020Power & Market

 Two books by Hans Hoppe have been translated into Arabic and are attracting a wide audience.

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