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Jeffrey Rogers Hummel

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Jeffrey Rogers Hummel is a professor of economics at San Jose State University. Send him mail.

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Jeffrey Rogers Hummel on the Economics of Slavery

Labor and WagesU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

12/04/2019Audio/Video
Jeffrey Rogers Hummel joins Bob Murphy for an in-depth discussion of the economics of slavery, touching on subtleties such as the labor/leisure trade-off, and the recent claims by some historians that slavery was efficient.
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If a Pure Market Economy Is So Good, Why Doesn't It Exist?

Free MarketsWorld HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

08/20/2019Mises Daily Articles
"Herein lies the key to changing society — changing public opinion or people's preferences toward government. And the only way people are likely to change their preferences is through education and persuasion; force is ineffective."
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Chapter 8. The Will to be Free: The Role of Ideology in National Defense

War and Foreign Policy

06/06/2019Audio/Video
From The Myth of National Defense: Essays on the Theory and History of Security Production , edited by Hans-Hermann Hoppe.
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Jacksonians, Banking, and Economic Theory: A Reinterpretation

Money and BanksU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking

10/08/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The traditional interpretation of the effects of Andrew Jackson's opposition to the central bank suffers from faulty economy theory.
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2_2_7_0.pdf

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Martin Van Buren: The American Gladstone

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

07/06/2018Mises Daily Articles
Martin Van Buren favored peace, freedom, and decentralization. Thus, most historians are biased against him.
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