What it's about
The Bob Murphy Show is your source for interviews and commentary conducted by a Christian and economist.
The podcast features in-depth interviews as well as solo analysis by Bob Murphy. Much of the content relates to economics in the tradition of the Austrian School as well as libertarian political theory, but the show covers a broad range of topics.
- Ep. 219 David Gornoski on His YouTube Ban and Today's ScapegoatsOctober 23, 2021 at 9:00 am
Host of A Neighbor's Choice radio program, David Gornoski talks about the recent removal of his YouTube channel. He summarizes the work of Rene Girard and shows how society still tries to use scapegoats to relieve tensions, even after Jesus showed us its futility. Mentioned in the Episode and Other Links of Interest: The https://youtu.be/UUxjrFGhiV8 (YouTube version) of this interview. David […]
- Ep. 218 Kerry Baldwin Uses Property Rights to Correct Both Sides in the Abortion DebateOctober 18, 2021 at 9:00 am
Kerry Baldwin is a Christian libertarian who advances a nuanced position on abortion that seeks to protect the fetus while respecting the bodily rights of the mother. Mentioned in the Episode and Other Links of Interest: The https://youtu.be/BaV5MzLoW4g (YouTube version) of this interview. Kerry Baldwin's website, https://mereliberty.com/ (MereLiberty.com), with her work on abortion summarized […]
- Ep. 217 Murphy Critiques MMT TED TalkOctober 11, 2021 at 9:00 am
Bob provides a running refutation of Stephanie Kelton's recent TED talk on Modern Monetary Theory (MMT). Mentioned in the Episode and Other Links of Interest: Stephanie https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MkuJTqIawqA (Kelton's TED Talk). https://mises.org/library/deficit-myth-modern-monetary-theory-and-birth-peoples-economy (Bob's review of Kelton's book) explaining MMT. Kelton's intro to MMT, […]
- Ep. 216 COMMON SENSE: The Case for an Independent TexasOctober 3, 2021 at 9:00 am
Bob covers some of the key points in his new pamphlet on restoring the Republic of Texas. Mentioned in the Episode and Other Links of Interest: Bob's new pamphlet, http://TexasCommonSense.com (COMMON SENSE: The Case for an Independent Texas). Bob's recent https://youtu.be/uFHFjDNTu74 (appearance on Tim Pool's show). Bob's article on […]
- Ep. 215 Joe Salerno versus Paul Krugman on Austrian Business Cycle TheorySeptember 28, 2021 at 9:00 am
Using a recent Paul Krugman column as the jumping off point, the Mises Institute Academic Vice President Joe Salerno explains and defends Austrian business cycle theory. Mentioned in the Episode and Other Links of Interest: The https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VgGFi9vtEK8 (YouTube version) of this interview. https://mises.org/wire/rebutting-paul-krugman-austrian-pandemic (Bob's response) to […]