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Not Every Bad Policy is Socialist

StrategyInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

Blog08/22/2016

In free-market circles, most government intervention is dismissed as "socialist," with the result that the term has lost its true meaning.

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Keynes Must Die

Money and BanksMoney and BankingOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

Keynesian economics enjoys universal approval among the political classes. But the whole Keynsian project must be abandoned if we desire economic prosperity.

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Keynes’s Critique of Econometrics Is Surprisingly Good

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/04/2016

Unexpectedly, John Maynard Keynes's critique of economist Jan Tinbergen's econometrics offers some sound insights.

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Mises Against the Neoliberals

Money and BanksAustrian Economics OverviewBusiness CyclesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

Blog04/21/2016

George Monbiot's attack on neoliberalism fails to account for the conflict between the Austrian school and the neoliberals.

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The Austrian Theory of the Trade Cycle and Other Essays Now Available in Japanese

Booms and BustsBusiness CyclesOther Schools of Thought

Blog04/01/2016

Thanks to the great Tatsuya Iwakura, who has translated numerous books by Austrian economists into Japanese, The Austrian Theory of the Trade Cycle and Other Essays, edited by Richard Ebeling, is now available as a Kindle book in Japanese.

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Rothbard: The Progressive Movement

Big GovernmentU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryOther Schools of Thought

Blog03/14/2016

Murray Rothbard examines the origins of the Federal Reserve in light of the history of the Progressive movement.

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Repent and Believe in the Data!

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

Blog01/22/2016

The new trend among famous economists is pointing out the times they changed their views in light of new empirical findings. Far from defending economics as a science and a profession, this trend actually reveals the unscientific and ideological nature of mainstream economics.

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Textbook Definitions of Economics: An Informal Survey

EducationOther Schools of Thought

Blog10/30/2015

The fundamental divide between Austrian economics and the mainstream is apparent on the first page of many textbooks, in which the authors simply define economics.

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Socialism: Now with Computers!

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipOther Schools of Thought

Blog09/14/2015

There's no shortage of intellectuals eager to churn out new schemes for central planning.

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