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The Human Action Podcast

A new Mises Institute podcast series, focused on Austrian theory in-depth.

03/29/2019Power & Market
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The Theory of Interest Rates

Capital and Interest Theory

03/28/2019Audio/Video
What are interest rates, where do they come from, and what purpose do they serve? Economist Jeffrey Herbener explains why Turgot, Böhm-Bawerk, and Mises got it right.
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Misesian Insight: Cantillon Effects among Trading Nations

What the international trade and monetary system needs in order to grow healthy are free markets, sound money, and entrepreneurs to maintain, accumulate, and employ capital for best satisfaction of consumers around the world.

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Why International Economics Theory Has Become Irrelevant

Protectionism and Free Trade

Perhaps the best proof of the current divorce between theory and reality in international economics is the economists who declare themselves in favor of free trade while also opposing the removal of all tariffs and customs.

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Socialism

Free MarketsMedia and CultureHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

03/13/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Shawn Ritenour joins the Human Action Podcast to discuss Mises's monumental work on Socialism.
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Notes on Fed Chair Jerome Powell's 60 Minutes Non-Interview

 Jay Powell "sees no reason" the economy can't keep chugging along. And of course that's true until it isn't.

03/12/2019Power & Market
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