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We are the worldwide epicenter of the Austrian economics movement.

The Mises Institute, founded in 1982, teaches the scholarship of Austrian economics, freedom, and peace. The liberal intellectual tradition of Ludwig von Mises (1881-1973) and Murray N. Rothbard (1926-1995) guides us. Accordingly, we seek a profound and radical shift in the intellectual climate: away from statism and toward a private property order. We encourage critical historical research, and stand against political correctness. The Institute serves students, academics, business leaders, and anyone seeking better understanding of the Austrian school of economics and libertarian political theory.

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Audio/Video

Is There Really an "Epidemic of Mass Shootings" in the US?

Ryan McMaken appears on "The Ingraham Angle" on the Fox News Channel.

The Future of Money
Audio/Video

Using Blockchain to Fix Money and Capital Markets

Caitlin Long discusses the blockchain's disruptive influence on our existing notions of money and wealth.

Introduction to the Civil War
Institute Publications

Historical Controversies: Corrections and Qualifications

Chris Calton's running list of episode corrections and qualifications.

Radio Rothbard
Audio/Video

"Real Socialism" Has Indeed Been Tried — And It's Been a Disaster

Capitalism doesn't have to be implemented in a "pure" form for its benefits to be realized. Meanwhile, socialists must...

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Mises Daily Articles

La ética de los boicots

El que nos guste o no algún boicot concreto depende de nuestros valores morales. Pero un boicot es legítimo de por sí.

Mises Weekends with Jeff Deist
Mises Weekends

Jeff Deist on Libertarian Division

Jeff Deist joins Tom Woods to discuss libertarianism, left and right, and ongoing divisions within the movement.

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