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Murray N. Rothbard

The Mises Library is an extensive online offering of the literature and media of the Austrian School and libertarian thought. The Mises Institute makes available many thousands of books, thousands of hours of audio and video, along with the full run of rare journals, biographies, and bibliographies of great economists — all for free.

The Mises Institute campus in Auburn houses the Ward and Massey Libraries, a large private collection specializing in the works of the Austrian school of economics and classical liberalism.

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The Real Meaning of Competition

Why is the aviation world all atwitter? Peter Klein explains what free market competition is and is not.

Mises U 2015

Common Objections to Capitalism

Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 21 July 2015.

David Gordon's course on Socialism

Themes from Ludwig von Mises's Socialism

Mises's Socialism is one of the great classics of 20th-century social science. It contains the famous calculation...


This Week's Fed Events

Here are this week's events related to the Federal Reserve.

Edward Stringham on Mises Weekends
Mises Weekends

Edward Stringham on Radically Rethinking Police

Ed Stringham and Jeff Deist discuss why the US criminal justice system is broken, and how private security firms could...


Our Lawless Central Bank

The Fed's modern method of policymaking is best described as "ad hoc." This is a big problem for entrepreneurs and most...


Canadian Interest Rates Set to Rise?

The team at the Bank of Canada has confused cause and effect once again.

Anthony Gill at the Mises Institute

Teaching "Tips": An Economic and Pedagogical Defense of Gratuities

Using the long-standing cultural practice of tipping, Gill explores a variety of important economic concepts.

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