Profiles

Home | Profile | Walter Block
  • Walter Block

Walter Block

Works Published inQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free MarketReview of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10Speeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesLibertarian PapersArticles of Interest

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 LewRockwell.com.

Click here to see an extensive online compendium of Dr. Block's publications.

Click here for a complete list of Dr. Block's books.

All Works

An Austrian Critique of Mainstream Economics

Austrian Economics OverviewCapital and Interest TheoryInterventionism

10/09/2014Audio/Video
This lecture by Walter Block was presented at the 2012 Mises University in Auburn, Alabama. Includes an introduction by Mark Thornton.
Read More

Comment on Dolan on Austrian Economics and Environmentalism

The EnvironmentLegal SystemAustrian Economics Overview

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
An expert in environmental economics, Dolan attempts to assess the Austrian contribution to this field. He finds it wanting. I must make the same assessment of Dolan. His misunderstanding of Austrian economics is only matched by his mischaracterization of free market environmentalism.
Formats

qjae17_2_6.pdf

PDF icon PDF (409.6 KB)
Read More

Economics and Property Rights: Alternative Approaches

Private Property

07/24/2014Audio/Video
Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 23 July 2014.
Read More

Walter Block: Libertarianism from A to Z

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipPhilosophy and Methodology

06/27/2014Mises Daily Articles
Walter Block’s new book Toward a Libertarian Society covers a wide variety of topics from the death penalty to secession, and from war to macroeconomics.
Read More

You Didn’t Consent to be the State’s Victim

Big GovernmentPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

06/20/2014Audio/Video
Defenders of government coercion often claim that residence within a state’s boundaries imply consent to be taxed, writes Walter Block. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Allan Davis.
Read More
Shield icon audience