Steven Horwitz

Steven Horwitz is the John H. Schnatter Distinguished Professor of Free Enterprise at Ball State University. Horwitz has written extensively on Austrian economics, Hayekian political economy, monetary theory and history, and macroeconomics.

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Is Capitalism “Pro-Business?”

featuring Steven Horwitz on Aug 7, 2012

Professor Steve Horwitz advocates for free market economic policy. He refutes the often recited claim that “What is good for General Motors is good for America.”

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Does Government Create Jobs?

featuring Steven Horwitz on Apr 8, 2013

Professor Steve Horwitz explains that there is a difference between creating jobs and creating wealth.


Don’t Smash the State

by Steven Horwitz on Sep 17, 2015

The goal is freedom, but how do we get there safely?



by Steven Horwitz on Aug 15, 2008

Discussions over the institution of the family, even between libertarians, are not a consensus. However, many agree that the state should be uninvolved.


Leland Yeager: In Memoriam

by Steven Horwitz on May 1, 2018

Horwitz remembers the life and thought of Leland Yeager (November 4, 1924 – April 23, 2018).