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Jeff Deist

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Jeff Deist is president of the Mises Institute, where he serves as a writer, public speaker, and advocate for property, markets, and civil 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. 

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How Bad Is It?

Booms and Busts

Blog05/13/2020

Crashes are fast, like that first hill on a coaster. Recoveries are not, for the simple reason that production is more difficult than destruction.

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Human Action Part Seven with Tom Woods

EducationMedia and CultureAustrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology

05/08/2020Audio/Video
We've reached the end of Human Action! Tom Woods joins the podcast to discuss Part Seven, "The Place of Economics in Society," and it's a show you don't want to miss.
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Human Action Part Six with Jeff Deist

Big GovernmentGlobal EconomyWar and Foreign PolicyAustrian Economics OverviewInterventionism

05/01/2020Audio/Video
We continue our survey of Human Action by finishing up Part Six of the book, Mises's analysis of interventionism.
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Will It Take Food Shortages to End Support for the Shutdown?

Monopoly and Competition

04/30/2020Audio/Video
BBC images from India show the human toll of the coronavirus shutdown. Americans should take note, and soon.
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Will It Take Food Shortages to End Support for the Shutdown?

04/28/2020Power & Market

BBC images from India show the human toll of the coronavirus shutdown. Americans should take note, and soon.

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