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Thomas E. Woods, Jr.

Works Published inSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free MarketThe AustrianWorking Papers

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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Rollback

Big GovernmentHealthTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyFiscal Theory

01/11/2016Books
Woods writes with relentless precision, like an intellectual surgeon, to convince the reader that the government is not what it says it is, but is rather the opposite.
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Back on the Road to Serfdom

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
In Back on the Road to Serfdom, Woods brings together ten top scholars to examine why the size and scope of government has exploded, and to reveal the devastating consequences of succumbing to the statist temptation.
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The Church and the Market

Media and CultureCapital and Interest TheoryPhilosophy and Methodology

01/11/2016Books
Tom Woods shows that market economics is not contradicted by binding Catholic teaching but rather supported by it.
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Political Correctness and the Argument from Intimidation

Media and CulturePolitical Theory

10/03/2015Audio/Video
Recorded at the Mises Circle in Dallas-Fort Worth on 3 October 2015.

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