Government programs that try to give away money from grants, subsidies and other handouts costs more than you think, as a result of rent seeking. Take three minutes and learn why. When the government has money to give away, people or firms will spend time and resources competing for that rent, through applications, proposals, lobbying […]
Learn economics from the Austrian School. The economics of the Austrian school are based on economic law and logical deductions. You won’t find breaking windows or digging ditches for the sake of it here.
Robert Murphy gives a talk to high school students in Houston, more on the Mises Seminar here. Capitalism Needs Losses, Too.
Mises Institute Home Study Course Audio Files. Course materials for sale here Lecture Topic Lecturer CORE AUSTRIAN THEORY 1. What is Austrian Economics? [MP3] Jörg Guido Hülsmann 2. Menger and the Founders [MP3] Joseph T. Salerno 3. Ludwig von Mises [MP3] Murray N. Rothbard 4. Friedrich von Hayek [MP3] Peter G. Klein 5. Methodological Foundations […]
Thanks to the Mises Institute and Jeremy Davis for making this possible. Robert Murphy and Peter Klein are the speakers for this seminar. The Social Functions of Profits by Robert P. Murphy Big Business- Friend or Foe by Peter G. Klein Capitalism Needs Losses, Too by Robert Murphy Are Profits Evil? Panel Discussion Are Profits […]
Frederick Hayek discusses the importance of price signals. EconomicPolicyJournal.com: Hayek on the Importance of Price Signals.
Whether they know it or not, many Americans today advocate the theory of Keynesian economics which was popularized in the early 20th Century by John Maynard Keynes. This should not be surprising considering the Keynesian theory has been taught in our schools for much of the past fifty years. The belief is that in the […]
Mises.org will be live-streaming Economics for High-School Students, Friday, January 25, for FREE at our Ustream channel.Here are the scheduled speakers. All times are Central time: Topic: Are Profits Evil? 9:45 a.m. Peter Klein Welcome 10:00 a.m. Robert Murphy The Social Function of Profits 10:30 a.m. Peter Klein Big Business: Friend or Foe? 11:15 a.m. Robert […]
Another great interview on The Robert Wenzel Show presented by Economic Policy Journal This Sunday my guest on The Robert Wenzel Show is the mysterious and beautiful, Livia Elena Araujo Pérez, who spoke truth to Paul Krugman. You will not want to miss this broadcast. She responds to Paul Krugman. Then we discuss her reading […]
Vidoes in defense of the free market. TomWoods
Videos involving the issues of sound money, the Federal Reserve, etc. Keep up with New York Times bestselling author and Liberty Classroom founder Tom Woods on TomWoodsTV. TomWoods