Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Newly Discovered Recording of Mises

In honor of Ludwig von Mises's 134th birthday on September 29, the Mises Institute has published, for the first time, a recording of the inaugural lecture in the American School of Economics series, delivered on April 25, 1962. by Mises, entitled The Economics of the Middle-of-the-Road Policy.

The recording was made available by Richard Ebeling from an original reel-to-reel recording.

Mises was 80 years old at the time he delivered this talk.

(ht Chris Rossini)


  1. I read a criticism that said it's unlikely that a relatively insignificant intervention would lead to socialism, and I tend to agree with that. I think we can point to harmful unintended consequences of various regulations, but it's hard for me to believe that every single regulation is a seed of total socialism.