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Giving Away Money Costs More Than You Think

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 […]

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Mises Institute Home Study Course Audio Files

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 […]

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Are Profits Evil? Mises Seminar

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 […]

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Economics for High School Students 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 […]

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