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Thomas E. Woods, Jr.

Works Published inQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free MarketThe AustrianWorking PapersSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian Studies

AwardsGeorge F. Koether Free Market Writing AwardO.P. Alford III Prize in Political Economy

Tom Woods, a senior fellow of the Mises Institute, is the author of a dozen books, most recently Real Dissent: A Libertarian Sets Fire to the Index Card of Allowable Opinion. His other books include the New York Times bestsellers The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History and Meltdown (on the financial crisis, featuring a foreword by Ron Paul). His book The Church and the Market: A Catholic Defense of the Free Economy, won the $50,000 first prize in the Templeton Enterprise Awards.

Tom's articles have appeared in dozens of popular and scholarly periodicals, and his books have been translated into a dozen languages.

Tom hosts the Tom Woods Show, a libertarian podcast that releases a new episode every weekday. With Bob Murphy, he co-hosts Contra Krugman, a weekly podcast that refutes Paul Krugman's New York Times column.

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Connecting Austrian Economics & Liberty

Austrian Economics OverviewPolitical Theory

10/29/2014Audio/Video
Tom Woods discusses the power of Austrian Economics. Woods is a senior fellow at the Mises Institute. This video is excerpted from a lecture presented at the 2013 Mises University.

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Austrian Business Cycle Theory

Business Cycles

10/28/2014Audio/Video
Tom Woods offers a simple 8-minute explanation of Austrian Business Cycle Theory.

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The Index Card of Allowable Opinion

Free MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyMonopoly and Competition

10/23/2014Mises Daily Articles
Tom Woods explains the "unacceptable" opinions behind freedom and free markets...

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The Index Card of Allowable Opinion

Free MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyMonopoly and Competition

10/23/2014Audio/Video
Tom Woods explains the “unacceptable“ opinions behind freedom and free markets. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Keith Hocker...

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