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Jeff Deist

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Jeff Deist is president of the Mises Institute. He previously worked as chief of staff to Congressman Ron Paul, and as an attorney for private equity clients. Contact: email; twitter.

Jeff Deist is president of the Mises Institute, where he serves as a writer, a public speaker, and a dedicated activist for free markets and a more libertarian society. He previously worked as a longtime advisor and chief of staff to Congressman Ron Paul, for whom he wrote hundreds of articles and speeches. In his years with Dr. Paul he worked with countless grassroots activists and organizations dedicated to reducing the size and scope of government.

Jeff also spent many years as a tax attorney advising private equity clients on mergers & acquisitions. 

All Works

How Taxes Distort Business

Blog04/18/2017
Taxes not only fund wars and enrich unworthy rulers, but also create crippling distortions in every economy the world has ever known.

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Danielle DiMartino Booth: Inside the Fed

The Fed

04/13/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Danielle DiMartino Booth talk about her years watching Ivy League PhDs make gross and fundamental errors in an almost comically cloistered environment.

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RIP Will Grigg

Blog04/12/2017
Will Grigg, full name William Norman Grigg, passed away today after a series of hospitalizations.

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War and Peace in the Age of Trump

StrategyWar and Foreign Policy

04/09/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist's introductory remarks from the Mises Institute's symposium with Ron Paul: "War and Peace in the Age of Trump."

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Caitlin Long: What Blockchain Means

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyStrategy

04/06/2017Audio/Video
Blockchain technology could vastly reduce the role of middlemen in everyday transactions, obviating the need for a lot of regulation in the process.

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