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Jeff Deist

President

Tags Free MarketsLegal SystemStrategyTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyMonopoly and CompetitionPolitical Theory

Works Published inMises Daily ArticleThe AustrianSpeeches and Presentations

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

What We Lost on September 11th

The Police StateU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

Blog09/11/2017
What should have been a profoundly embarrassing and soul-searching moment for the US national security state became an exercise in chest thumping.

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Scott Horton on the Endless War in Afghanistan

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

09/08/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Scott Horton discuss the foreign policy mindset that keeps the Afghanistan conflict churning.

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Dave Smith: Libertarians and the Culture Wars

Media and CultureStrategy

09/02/2017Audio/Video
Dave Smith and Jeff Deist discuss the place of meaningful libertarian narrative in the face of America's ongoing culture wars.

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The Subsidiarity Principle

Decentralization and SecessionPolitical Theory

Blog08/28/2017
Subsidiarity is the most realistic, pragmatic approach to creating more freedom in our lifetimes.

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Daniel McAdams: Trump and the War Party

War and Foreign Policy

08/27/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Daniel McAdams discuss the president's recent speech on Afghanistan and the grim realities behind US foreign policy.

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