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Gene Epstein

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Gene Epstein, former chief economist for the New York Stock Exchange, is economics editor at Barron's magazine.

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12. Gene Epstein on Commies, Krugman, and Crushing Debaters


Gene Epstein and Bob Murphy cover a variety of topics, including how Gene's reading of Rothbard’s Man, Economy, and State lead him to become a free-market libertarian.
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Murray, My Intellectual Mentor

BiographiesFree MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

04/07/2011Mises Daily Articles
It was nearly 40 years ago that Murray Rothbard changed my life. I was then a PhD candidate in economics at the New School for Social Research in downtown Manhattan, while also teaching principles courses at a local university. And I was rapidly losing interest in the whole subject.
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Blast from the Past: A Warning about Socialism

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

09/24/2010Mises Daily Articles
Pictures of the Socialistic Future tells an engrossing story about a socialist paradise that swiftly degenerates into a societal dungeon. It was originally published in an English translation in 1893—which adds immeasurably to its resonance.
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The Art of Forecasting: Great Expectations, Small Triumphs

Financial MarketsMonetary Theory

Recorded at the Toronto Stock Exchange; September 16-17, 1999. [1:09:30]
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Why You Can't Trust the Experts

Calculation and Knowledge

Boom, Bust, and the Future (28:52) January 18-19, 2002
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