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The Economics Book Gives Mises Some Much-Deserved Attention

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It's refreshing to read a widely published economics book which casts the Austrian school in its proper light.

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The Failure of Global Liberal Hegemony

Book ReviewsWar and Foreign Policy

08/05/2019The Austrian
Despite the manifest failure of the liberal hegemony program, its neoconservative advocates have retained their influence. They are rarely called to account for their mistakes, but continue to be treated as if they are experts.
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On Freedom and Free Enterprise

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12/01/2018Faith and Freedom 1951-1960
What makes this Festschrift exceptional? Many participants contribute significantly and originally — in the full spirit of the teachings of the man they honor. The highest form of academic recognition.
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The Most Important Books for Preserving Civilization

Book ReviewsAustrian Economics Overview

Presented at the Mises Institute's 2018 Supporters Summit in Auburn, Alabama.
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Authors Panel

Book ReviewsBooms and BustsEducationStrategy

Presented at the Mises Institute's 2018 Supporters Summit in Auburn, Alabama.
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Global Elites Have No Skin the Game

Book ReviewsBureaucracy and RegulationMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

06/09/2018The Austrian
Our "experts" accept no risk and have nothing invested in the reckless schemes they advocate for. Others will bear the burdens when failure comes.
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Scandinavian Unexceptionalism: Culture, Markets, and the Failure of Third-Way Socialism

Book ReviewsSocialism

04/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This is a short and informative but easy to read answer to both how and why the Scandinavian welfare states seem to work so well.
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Mark Thornton

Mark Thornton


Mark Thornton is a Senior Fellow at the Mises Institute and the book review editor of the Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics. He has authored seven books and is a...

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Mark Thornton: Can the Fed Unwind?
Jeff Deist and Mark Thornton unwind the Fed's narrative.
Mark Thornton Explains Our Fake Economy
Mark Thornton explains why there's nothing natural, real, or sustainable about the current Yellen boom.
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