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Requiem for Marx

BooksJuly 28, 2008
After the fall of communism, and certainly after this wide-ranging demolition of Marxism by Austrian scholars, who can possibly defend Marxism?

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Karl Marx and the Close of His System

BooksJuly 20, 2005
Böhm-Bawerk critiques Karl Marx and his fundamental failure to understand the workings of the capital market and its relationship to value.

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Leftism: From de Sade and Marx to Hitler and Marcuse

BooksJuly 15, 2011
A comprehensive study of the major trends in leftist thought from the era of the French Revolution.

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Requiem for Marx - Digital Book

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Yuri N. Maltsev

Yuri N. Maltsev

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Yuri N. Maltsev, senior fellow of the Mises Institute, worked as an economist on Mikhail Gorbachev's economic reform team before defecting to the United States. He is the editor...

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Yuri N. Maltsev: Soviet Defector on the Loss of Freedom in America
Jeff Deist and Yuri Maltsev discuss his defection from the former USSR and the Marxist economic mindset.
Unbreakable Union: Lessons Learned from the Demise of the Soviet Union
Panel on Secession and Disunity. The paper is read by Michael McKay. Recorded 12 March 2011 at the Ludwig von Mises...

Lenin and Marx: Sound Money Advocates?

Mises DailyJuly 9, 2015
Surprisingly, Marx and Lenin were occasionally insightful when it came to the problems and consequences of fiat money in the economy. In principle, they opposed unbacked currency. But of course, once communists seized political power, those principles went right out the window.

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Mises vs. Marx: The Battle Continues

Mises DailyFebruary 15, 2001
The latest Marxist attack on free-market intellectuals is unhinged from the most minimal demands of truth-telling.

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The Forging of American Socialism

BooksJune 16, 2009
At the instigation of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, the headquarters of the first International Workingmen's Association, mortally ill from the wasting disease of Bakunin anarchism, was transferred in 1872 from London to New York, to let it die in peace and obscurity. The communist leaders...

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Requiem for Marx

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Marxism Unmasked: From Delusion to Destruction

BooksMarch 25, 2009
Mises discusses Marx and his place in the history of ideas, the destruction wrought by his dangerous ideology, the manner in which his followers have covered up his errors, and how the Marxists themselves have worked for so long to save Marxism from itself.

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The Book of Peace

BooksMarch 31, 2008
Originally published in 1845, this is a collection of sixty-four essays by a variety of authors and from a wide range of viewpoints on the subjects of war and peace.

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The Freeman Book

BooksNovember 22, 2007
Yes, that's right: The Freeman . This was the original, as edited by Albert Jay Nock in the early 1920s. It was radical, far-reaching, topical, and bracing in every way...

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Marx, Hayek, and Utopia, by Chris Sciabarra

Institute PublicationsOctober 1, 1997
Within Marx, Hayek, and Utopia lies a very good book struggling to escape.

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Yuri Maltsev: How I Defected to the United States

BlogApril 10, 2014

From The Tom Woods Show:

[Mises Institute Senior Fellow] Yuri Maltsev, an adviser to Mikhail Gorbachev’s government, tells the story of his defection to the U.S., and relates stories from his life in...

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Faculty Spotlight Interview: Yuri N. Maltsev

BlogMarch 4, 2010

Yuri N. Maltsev received his MA in history and social sciences at Moscow State University and his PhD in economics at the Institute for Labor Research in Moscow. Some of his major achievements include consulting on Central and Eastern European economic, trade and political issues, as well as...

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The Road to Serfdom

BooksJanuary 19, 2005
This book is a classic in the history of liberal ideas.

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Principles of Economics

BooksJuly 20, 2005
In the beginning, there was Menger . It was this book that reformulated — and really rescued — economic science...

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Human Action

BooksJuly 20, 2005
Mises's Human Action is the best defense of capitalism ever written...

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Mises on Money

BooksDecember 12, 2011
North explains all the essential tenets of Mises's monetary theory...

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The Law

BooksFebruary 9, 2006
Bastiat's essay is timeless, because it applies whenever and wherever the state assumes unto itself different rules and different laws from that by which it expects other people to live...

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