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Robert P. Murphy

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Robert P. Murphy is a Senior Fellow with the Mises Institute. He is the author of numerous books: Contra Krugman: Smashing the Errors of America's Most Famous Keynesian; Chaos Theory; Lessons for the Young Economist; Choice: Cooperation, Enterprise, and Human Action; The Politically Incorrect Guide to Capitalism; Understanding Bitcoin (with Silas Barta), among others. He is also host of The Bob Murphy Show.

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Robert P. Murphy is a Senior Fellow with the Mises Institute. He is the author of numerous books: Contra Krugman: Smashing the Errors of America's Most Famous Keynesian; Chaos Theory; Lessons for the Young Economist; Choice: Cooperation, Enterprise, and Human Action; The Politically Incorrect Guide to Capitalism; Understanding Bitcoin (with Silas Barta), among others. He is also host of The Bob Murphy Show.

Chaos Theory: Two Essays on Market Anarchy

Political Theory

01/01/2002Books
Working within a Rothbardian framework, Murphy takes up the challenge of Hans Hoppe regarding the role of market insurance in property security to extend the analysis to the security of person.
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Lessons for the Young Economist

EducationAustrian Economics Overview

03/10/2011Books
Murphy's textbook prepares the student for both conventional economic studies in the future, and provides the logical rigor and policy clarity that only the Austrian School perspective can offer.
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All Works

The Bad Economics of Twitter

Corporate WelfareDecentralization and SecessionMonopoly and Competition

12/02/2022Mises Media
Jeff and Bob break down the good, bad, and ugly behind Elon Musk's purchase of Twitter.
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Can We Fix the Economy?

Booms and BustsThe FedTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

11/24/2022Mises Media
Jeff and Bob record a special Thanksgiving on what it really takes to fix the US economy.
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Will the FTX Scandal Bring Down "Crypto"?

BitcoinBureaucracy and RegulationCentral BanksMoney and Banking

11/18/2022Mises Media
Jeff and Bob discuss whether the FTX scandal will be used to justify new "crypto" regulations or even the creation of a central bank digital currency.
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Daniel McCarthy Dissects the Midterm Election

Media and CultureOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

11/11/2022Mises Media
Daniel McCarthy joins Jeff and Bob to consider the deep unseriousness of American politics and electorate.
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Words as Weapons

Media and CultureStrategy

10/28/2022Mises Media
Jeff and Bob take a hard look at the linguistic battlefield and the corruption of language as an institution.
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