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Murray’s Heirs 

Sponsored by John Bartel, this faulty panel features Peter Klein, Tom DiLorenzo, Jeff Herbener, Sandy Klein, Roberta Modugno, Jo Ann Cavallo, Yuri Maltsev, and Mark Thornton. Below the video is a transcript of Jo Ann Cavallo’s intro. Delivered at the 35th anniversary of the Mises Institute, October 2017. I probably don’t merit inclusion in this […]

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The Problem of Production: A New Theory of the Firm 

Recorded during the Authors Forum at the 2016 Austrian Economics Research Conference, Per Bylund (Oklahoma State University) discusses his recent book, The Problem of Production: A New Theory of the Firm (Routledge, 2016). Includes an introduction by Mark Thornton. https://mises.org/system/tdf/02_20160331_Authors%20Forum_Bylund.mp3 Source: The Problem of Production: A New Theory of the Firm | Mises Institute

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Dr. Mark Thornton: Central Bankers Don’t Understand Booms and Busts

Falling stock prices are in the news lately, so Mark and Jeff talk about how and why central bankers don’t understand deflation, whether they are really Keynesians or some variant thereof, what a “crack-up boom” might look like, and what the Skyscraper Index and other symptoms of irrational spending might tell us about the future […]

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