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Mises on Money

Austrian Economics OverviewMoney and BankingValue and Exchange

03/04/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Jeffrey Herbener joins The Human Action Podcast for an extended discussion of Mises's seminal work.
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Mises's Proposals for a 100-Percent Reserve Requirement

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog01/28/2019

"The main thing is that the government should no longer be in a position to increase the quantity of money in circulation and the amount of checkbook money not fully — that is, 100 percent — covered by deposits paid in by the public."

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Modern Myths of Keynesian Economics

Other Schools of Thought

11/03/2018Audio/Video
In this 56-minute talk, Jeffrey Herbener dissects and dismantles two central myths behind Keynesian doctrine: the Phillips Curve, a the Keynesian Multiplier.
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Martin Van Buren: The American Gladstone

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

07/06/2018Mises Daily Articles
Martin Van Buren favored peace, freedom, and decentralization. Thus, most historians are biased against him.
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Mencken: A Retrospect

Political Theory

Blog04/06/2018

I hope to correct a persistent misunderstanding about Mencken's economic and political ideas.

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Massive Overkill: The Pentagon's High-Priced Nuclear Arsenal

War and Foreign Policy

Blog11/30/2017
America's nuclear arsenal is more about corporate welfare than actual national defense.
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Milton Friedman and Conservatives: Wrong on Education

Blog10/17/2017
Milton Friedman was wrong on school vouchers in the past, and conservatives who continue to support vouchers are wrong today.
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Marxist and Austrian Class Analysis

Blog09/01/2017
There is indeed a historical struggle among classes. But the causes and nature of the struggle are not as Marx describes them.
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