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Yuri N. Maltsev

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Yuri N. Maltsev is a Professor of Economics at Carthage College in Wisconsin. He held various government and research positions in Moscow, Russia. Before defecting to the US in 1989, he was a member of a senior economics team that worked on President Gorbachev's reforms package of perestroika. Before settling in the Midwest, he was a Senior Fellow at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, DC. a US federal research agency. His work involved briefing members of Congress and senior officials at the executive branch on issues of national security and foreign economic and military assessment. He also testified before the US Congress and appeared on CNN, PBS News Hour, C-Span, CBC, and other American, Canadian, Spanish, South African, and Finnish television and radio programs. He has authored and co-authored fifteen books and over a hundred articles. He is a recipient of the Luminary Award of the Free Market Foundation.

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The Lesson of Soviet Medicine

Big GovernmentHealthInterventionism

10/01/2009The Free Market
In 1918, the Soviet Union became the first country to promise universal “cradle-to-grave” healthcare coverage, to be accomplished through the complete socialization of medicine. The “right to health” became a “constitutional right” of Soviet citizens. The proclaimed advantages of this system were...
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The Rise and Fall of Soviet Communism

World HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

01/13/2009Audio/Video
Sponsored by the Mises Institute and held in Atlanta, Georgia; 26-27 September 1997. [25:32]

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The Dashed Hope of Chechen Independence

World HistoryInterventionismPolitical Theory

01/08/2009Audio/Video
Sponsored by the Mises Institute and held at the College of Charleston in South Carolina; 7-9 April 1995.

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Why America Must Be Saved

Global Economy

01/03/2009Audio/Video
1996 Mises Institute Supporters Summit, San Francisco, California; February 9-10, 1996.

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The Fall of Communism and the Rise of 21st Century Socialism

Free MarketsWorld HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

12/01/2008Audio/Video
Presented at the 2008 Economics and Government Seminar at the University of Waterloo, sponsored by the Institute for Liberal Studies. Recorded on 27 November 2008.

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