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Walter Block

Works Published inQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

AwardsGary G. Schlarbaum Prize for Lifetime Defense of LibertyMurray N. Rothbard Medal of Freedom

Walter Block is the Harold E. Wirth Eminent Scholar Endowed Chair in Economics at Loyola University, senior fellow of the Mises Institute, and regular columnist for 

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Murray Rothbard: The Godfather of Libertarianism

Audio/VideoFebruary 12, 2016
A free-wheeling discussion of what Murray Rothbard was like as an intellectual, a scholar, and a person

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Differing Worldviews in Higher Education

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
Two noted professors on opposite sides of the cultural wars come together and engage in "cooperative argumentation."...

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Defending the Undefendable 2

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
Walter Block has assembled thirty chapters defending behavior that is probably offensive to most Americans, such as dwarf tossing and stereotyping, and many that are downright illegal, such as dueling and smuggling. Plus, he's provided us with humorous cartoons at the end of many chapters. The...

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Bitcoin, the Regression Theorem, and the Emergence of a New Medium of Exchange

Quarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsDecember 3, 2015
A recent controversy has brewed over whether or not the emergence of bitcoin, as a new medium of exchange, is in accordance with Mises’s regression theorem...

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Mises University 2015

Policy and History, Part 2

Audio/VideoJuly 24, 2015
Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 24 July 2015.

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