Mises Institute scholars present the highlights in the life and work of major contributors to the development of the Austrian school of Economics. The list of trailblazers includes familiar names like Menger, Mises, and Rothbard, as well as some less well-known but important people like Röpke and Fetter.
Who Is Friedrich Hayek?
F.A. Hayek's many contributions to the Austrian school of economics are highlighted by Peter Klein.
Who Is Frank Fetter?
Jeffrey Herbener discusses the significant contributions of Frank Fetter (1863–1949) on the implications of the marginalist revolution
Who Is Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk?
A member of the “second generation of the Austrian school of economics,” Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk (1851–1914) and his works are discussed by Peter Klein.
Who Is Henry Hazlitt?
Jonathan Newman discusses the contributions of Henry Hazlitt (1894–1993), the brilliant popularizer of sound economics.
Who is Ludwig von Mises?
Guido Hülsmann highlights the life and work of Ludwig von Mises (1881–1973), arguably the greatest economist of all time.
Who is Philip Wicksteed?
G.P. Manish highlights the life and work of theologian and scholar Philip Wicksteed (1844–1927).
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Great primer on knowing these Austrian economist greats! Keep it up!
Great overview of very important people by a very capable organization: the Mises Institute.