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The Broken Window

Free MarketsInterventionism

05/17/2019Audio/Video
The broken-window fallacy, under a hundred disguises, is the most persistent in the history of economics.
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The Lesson

Free MarketsInterventionism

05/17/2019Audio/Video
The whole of economics can be reduced to a single lesson, and that lesson can be reduced to a single sentence.
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The Gateway Drug Myth

Big GovernmentHealthInterventionism

05/17/2019Audio/Video
The Time magazine article creating "the gateway drug" myth in the 1970s provided no citations for its claims, except ambiguous references to unnamed “experts.” The evidence remains elusive forty years later.
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The Individual in Society

Free MarketsMedia and CultureAustrian Economics OverviewInterventionism

05/16/2019Audio/Video
Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom.
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The Elite Under Capitalism

Free MarketsAustrian Economics OverviewInterventionism

05/16/2019Audio/Video
In a free society there is no other means to avoid the evils resulting from one's fellows' bad judgment than to induce them to alter their ways of life voluntarily. Where there is freedom, this is the task incumbent upon the elite.
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In the Footsteps of Donabedian: The US News and World Report Hospital Ranking System

Health

05/16/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka have a fascinating conversation with Ben Harder, an expert in hospital and physician quality ratings.
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Why Plea Deals Are a Gross Miscarriage of Justice

Legal SystemThe Police State

05/15/2019Audio/Video
Bob Murphy explains why “offering a plea deal” is a horrible practice.
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How College Profs Push Students to Socialism

EducationU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryWorld History

05/14/2019Audio/Video
The true aim of these “scholar activists,” as many academics have begun calling themselves, is to propagate socialism by redefining capitalism to encompass every evil of human history. Which means they're mostly attacking straw men.
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Per Bylund on Subjective Value

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

05/14/2019Audio/Video
If you truly understand subjective value, you’ll be a great entrepreneur. Hunter Hastings interviews Per Bylund.
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Per Bylund sobre el valor subjetivo

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

05/14/2019Audio/Video
Si realmente entiendes el valor subjetivo, serás un gran empresario. Hunter Hastings entrevista a Per Bylund.
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