Jeffrey A. Tucker

Jeffrey Tucker is a distinguished fellow at FEE, CLO of the startup Liberty.me, editor at Laissez Faire Books, and author of five books. He speaks at FEE summer seminars and other events.  

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The Difference Praxis Makes

An alternative to college is poised to disrupt traditional higher ed

SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

What do you get when you combine training in entrepreneurship, professional mentorship, work experience, and college-level coursework? A model that could disrupt higher education.

The Pursuit of Happiness

What Gave Bitcoin Its Value?

Those who use the work of Mises to challenge bitcoin should think again

AUGUST 27, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

Mises's regression theorem explains why bitcoin is real money and where its value comes from.

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The Amazing Persistence of the Movie Theater

A brand new multiplex defies technology and trend lines

AUGUST 20, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

Just when you thought the multiplex was dead, another one is built. They are a monument to the market's power to defy prediction and forecast.

Anything Peaceful

A New Dawn for Liberty

AUGUST 05, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

Technology is spreading freedom through entrepreneurship and the private sector, through enterprise, technology, and commercial life.

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Life Without the McDouble

McDonald’s is just one example of how enterprise makes our lives less nasty, brutish, and short

AUGUST 05, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

From the sesame seeds to the tomato, a McDonald's hamburger is the end result of thousands of years of market coordination.

The Pursuit of Happiness

Hazlitt’s Way to Will Power

JUNE 10, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

An underappreciated part of Henry Hazlitt's literary legacy maps out the path to individual happiness--and the ingredients of freedom for a nation.

The Pursuit of Happiness

The Austrian Influences on Bitcoin

There is a bit of Menger, Mises, Hayek, Rothbard, and Kirzner in every Satoshi

MARCH 25, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

Bitcoin seems fantastic, but it has made real what, for more than a century, Austrian economists described in theory. Here's a primer.

The Pursuit of Happiness

Wages Are Like Love

The circumstances of time and place are no different for employers and employees

MARCH 19, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

Our central planners tell us all what we should earn and what we should pay. In the end, these are intimate details of life that are unique to our lives, time, and place.

The Pursuit of Happiness

Against Libertarian Brutalism

Will libertarianism be brutalist or humanitarian? Everyone needs to decide.

MARCH 12, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

As libertarianism gains traction, two strands are competing for mindshare: One asserts individualism come what may; the other celebrates the humane qualities of true liberalism.

Anything Peaceful

Bitcoin Comes to Wall Street

FEBRUARY 25, 2014 by JEFFREY A. TUCKER

The bitcoin technology is the future of money and payment systems. But getting from here to there requires a messy process of adoption in real time. The demise of Mt. Gox is no exception, but it's also not a reason to bail on the idea.

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September 2014

For centuries, hierarchical models dominated human organizations. Kings, warlords, and emperors could rally groups--but also oppress them. Non-hierarchical forms of organization, though, are increasingly defining our lives. It's no secret how this shift has benefited out social lives, including dating, and it's becoming more commonplace even in the corporate world. But it has also now come even to organizations bent on domination rather than human flourishing, as the Islamic State shows. If even destructive groups rely on this form of entrepreneurial organization, then hierarchy's time could truly be coming to an end.
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