Individual Lectures

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Audio Lecture: What is Money?

Money and Banks

10/18/2018Audio/Video
In this 18-minute talk, Malavika Nair presents the basics on what money is, its origins, and why it is so central to a modern economy.
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What I Learned from Ludwig von Mises

BiographiesAustrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

04/24/2018Audio/Video
Dr. Yeager presented this private seminar to graduate students at Mises University in 2012.
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Culture Wars and Secession

Strategy

12/11/2017Audio/Video
Presented in Orlando, Florida, on 9 December 2017.
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A Small Revolution

Strategy

12/11/2017Audio/Video
Presented in Orlando, Florida, on 9 December 2017.
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Teaching "Tips": An Economic and Pedagogical Defense of Gratuities

Labor and Wages

06/22/2017Audio/Video
Using the long-standing cultural practice of tipping, Gill explores a variety of important economic concepts.
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The Skyscraper Curse

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

09/10/2015Audio/Video
Thirteen powerpoint slides lead you through Dr. Thornton's presentation. There exist strong correlations between either the announcement or the completion of the world's tallest building and GDP, but it is not held that you can accurately forecast a recession or financial panic by this measurement...
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Ending the War on Drugs

Free MarketsLegal SystemU.S. EconomyEntrepreneurship

02/21/2015Audio/Video
Legalizing recreational marijuana has begun. Marijuana for medical use is already legalized in twenty states. Marijuana is not a gateway drug as it has been viewed for almost one hundred years. Begin to be more afraid of government and current legal drugs, like prescriptions. Legal free markets in...
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Nullification: An Overview

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

10/08/2014Audio/Video
Thomas E. Woods, Jr. presented this sample lecture from the Mises Academy's latest online course, "Nullification: A Jeffersonian Bulwark Against Tyranny" on 16 November 2010.
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Production and the Market Process

Global EconomyCapital and Interest TheoryProduction Theory

10/08/2014Audio/Video
In this course, Robert Murphy, author of the study guide to Murray Rothbard's masterpiece, 'Man, Economy, and State', will guide you through the chapters in which the market economy can finally be seen as an integrated system.
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Debate: Government Spending Can Play an Important Role in Boosting Economic Growth

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

10/08/2014Audio/Video
The great debate between Keynesians and Austrians enters the digital age with the Mises Academy's first ever online formal debate, between economists Karl Smith (Assistant Professor of Public Economics and Government at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) and Robert P. Murphy (Adjunct...
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