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The IMF's Global Tug-of-War

Global EconomyWorld HistoryMoney and Banking

05/10/2016The Austrian
By their very nature, the IMF's policies perpetuate conflict among and within the nations of the world...

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In Defense of Deflation

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

04/28/2016The Austrian
The fear of deflation is a big problem for the future of the global economy.

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The Impossibility of the State

Big GovernmentFree Markets

04/20/2016The Journal of Libertarian Studies
In this article, Leonard Brewster discusses how self-governance can be much more efficient than a formal governing class or state. Volume 16, Number 3 (2002)


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A Modest Proposal to End Fed Independence

The FedMoney and BanksU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking

04/18/2016The Austrian
Congress is hardly a great steward of financial power, but there are benefits to wrestling control of the money supply away from the Fed and returning it to Congress.

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Competition versus Monopoly: Combines Policy in Perspective

Financial MarketsMonopoly and Competition

04/14/2016Review of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10
Review of Competition versus Monopoly: Combines Policy in Perspective by Donald Armstrong

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The Fed Can't Save Us

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

04/05/2016The Austrian
The Fed says it's scaling back its Quantitative Easing programs, but it still maintains a huge balance sheet. Unfortunately, the Fed has no plan to really unwind its massive QE programs, and has backed itself into a corner...

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Economics: It's Simpler Than You Think

Money and BanksMoney and BankingPricesValue and Exchange

03/30/2016The Austrian
A successful economy depends on innovative entrepreneurs who are willing to take large risks in return for the chance at great profits.

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From Marshallian Partial Equilibrium to Austrian General Equilibrium: The Evolution of Rothbard's Production Theory

Production Theory

03/23/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper analyzes a recently reconstructed proto-chapter of Rothbard’s Man, Economy, and State tentatively titled “Chapter 5: Producer’s Activity.” In it, Rothbard used many concepts of standard neoclassical microeconomic analysis that he would later criticize, such as...

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Review of Contending Perspective in Economics: A Guide to Contemporary Schools of Thought by John T. Harvey

Other Schools of Thought

03/22/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
It is a shame that most economic students, whether at the undergraduate or graduate student level, are exposed to precious little about the different schools of economic thought.

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