Mises U 2010

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Mises and Rothbard in the History of Thought

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

07/30/2010Audio/Video
Explains the contributions of Mises and Rothbard to the development of modern economic thought. Focuses especially on their great treatises, Mises’s Human Action ' and Rothbard’s Man, Economy, and State . Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Protectionism: Origin and Effects

Free MarketsInterventionism

07/30/2010Audio/Video
Free trade and the international division of labor are the prerequisites for civilized society, which is why the state has always waged war against it. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Time and Uncertainty

Philosophy and MethodologyProduction Theory

07/30/2010Audio/Video
Implications of economizing time and time preference in human action; the nature of uncertainty and the role of uncertainty and risk in human action. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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What Ever Happened to the Constitution?

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

07/30/2010Audio/Video
Recorded at Mises University 2010. Includes an introduction by Mises Institute founder and chairman, Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr.
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The Corporation and the Free Market

Corporate WelfareFree Markets

07/30/2010Audio/Video
What is the corporate form of organization, where did it come from, how does it work, and do corporations take advantage of consumers, investors, and other market participants? Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Skyscrapers and the Housing Crisis

Booms and BustsGlobal EconomyCapital and Interest Theory

07/30/2010Audio/Video
Shows how Austrian economics is basis of Skyscraper Index, which has correctly predicted most economic and housing crises of 20th century. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Vienna vs. Chicago on Monetary Issues

Austrian Economics OverviewOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

07/30/2010Audio/Video
Contrasts Chicago school’s focus on “macroeconomic variations of substantial size and frequency” with Austrian school’s focus on “market forces hidden from the untrained eye” to demonstrate superiority of Austrian theory. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Health Economics

Big GovernmentHealthFiscal TheoryInterventionism

07/30/2010Audio/Video
Discusses difficulties presented by government intervention into medical care in two parts: the problems of regulation of pharmaceuticals, and broader implications of socialist calculation problem for centralized control of medical care. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Professional Strategies and New Directions for Austrians

Media and CultureAustrian Economics Overview

07/30/2010Audio/Video
An open discussion of school and career options for Austrians in academia, journalism, policy analysis, and related fields. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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Wealth Redistribution, Domestic and International

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyFiscal Theory

07/30/2010Audio/Video
Problems of international development aid and the domestic welfare state. Recorded at Mises University 2010.
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