Think tank

Ludwig von Mises Institute

Auburn, United States

The Mises Institute exists to promote teaching and research in the Austrian school of economics, and individual freedom, honest history, and international peace, in the tradition of Ludwig von Mises and Murray N. Rothbard. These great thinkers developed praxeology, a deductive science of human action based on premises known with certainty to be true, and this is what we teach and advocate. Our scholarly work is founded in Misesian praxeology, and in self-conscious opposition to the mathematical modeling and hypothesis-testing that has created so much confusion in neoclassical economics.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.mises.org

Address:
518 West Magnolia Avenue, Auburn, Alabama 36832-4501

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1982
Age (years)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 39
United States average
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Lew Rockwell, Murray Rothbard, Burton Blumert, Henry Hazlitt
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Jeff Deist (President)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Jeff Deist (President)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Jeff Deist
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 20
United States average
 37
Global average
 75
2020
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 20
2017
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 36
% Female staff
2021
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 1%
United States average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2020
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 55%

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 $3,858,113
United States average
 $21,202,007
Global average
 $57,160,467

Social

Likes (2021)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 227,048
United States average
 86,714
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 234,036
Likes (2017)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 230,778
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 129,753
United States average
 46,908
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 112,171
Followers (2018)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 104,322
Subscribers (2021)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 131,000
United States average
 15,377
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 88,200
Subscribers (2017)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 62,000
Subscribers (2019)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
United States average
Global average
Subscribers (2017)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
Followers (2019)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 26,300
United States average
 15,265
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
Ludwig von Mises Institute
 3,073
United States average
 8,453
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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