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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. 

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What Harry Browne Taught Us

Biographies

Blog02/28/2017
Jeff Deist recently gave a talk entitled Libertarian, Heal Thyself at a Mises Institute event in San Diego. Here is an excerpt.

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Kevin Gutzman: Thomas Jefferson—Revolutionary

BiographiesU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

02/24/2017Audio/Video
Dr. Gutzman discusses some of the overlooked ways Thomas Jefferson shaped America, and how Jefferson's radical views are often underplayed by many academics today.

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Democracy, the God That's Failing

StrategyPolitical Theory

Blog02/17/2017
Jefferson and Hoppe were right about democracy, but it took Trump and Brexit to show the world how quickly elites abandon it when they don’t prevail.

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Michael Boldin: CalExit and Secession

Big GovernmentStrategyPolitical Theory

02/17/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Michael Boldin discuss the burgeoning CalExit movement and the Left's newfound appreciation for secession.

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Patrick Byrne: How Tech Can Thwart the State

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsStrategy

02/10/2017Audio/Video
Patrick Byrne discusses Austrian theory and the blockchain, and what it means for the eventual demise of government gatekeepers and middlemen.

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