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Thomas J. DiLorenzo

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Thomas DiLorenzo is a former professor of economics at Loyola University Maryland and a member of the senior faculty of the Mises Institute. He is the author of The Real Lincoln; How Capitalism Saved America; Lincoln Unmasked; Hamilton's Curse; Organized Crime: The Unvarnished Truth About Government; and The Problem with Socialism.

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Pat Buchanan Is Wrong About Tariffs and Trade

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy


Pat Buchanan's "America First" economic writings in defense of protectionism are wrongheaded, and often historically inaccurate.

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We Are Headed Toward a Cashless Society?

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

03/14/2016Mises Wire
In this interview, Claudio Grass talks to economist and Mises Institute Senior Fellow Thomas DiLorenzo. Dr. DiLorenzo covers central bank monetary policies, Keynesian economics, the economic “recovery,” political correctness, and more.
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The Real Lincoln

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

In this book, Thomas DiLorenzo calls for a complete rethinking of a central icon of American historiography. He looks at the actions and legacy of Abe Lincoln from an economics point of view to show that Lincoln's main interest was not in opposing slavery but in advancing mercantilism, inflationism...
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How Capitalism Saved America

Media and CultureU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

This book goes through the history of the pilgrims, the American Revolution, the 19th century debate over internal improvements, the advancement of workers amidst capitalist advance, the myths of the Robber Barrons , the great depression, the New Deal, the energy crisis, and the modern debate on...
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Organized Crime: The Unvarnished Truth About Government Audiobook

Big GovernmentU.S. EconomyU.S. History

12/08/2015Mises Media
Thomas J. DiLorenzo strips away the vast apparatus of establishment propaganda and exposes the government smokescreen. Download the complete audiobook here.
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