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A Flawed History of Doom

Booms and Busts

Blog09/30/2019

Richard Vague's new book on financial crises repeats many old myths about economic booms, while failing to understand the role of malinvestment and central banks.

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Boombustology: ¿pueden Mises y Minskey ayudar a los inversores a detectar burbujas?

Book ReviewsBooms and BustsFinancial Markets

Blog06/10/2019
La segunda edición de Boombustology: Spotting Financial Bubbles Before They Burst tiene todas las grandes ideas de la primera edición más un delantero de James Grant.
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Boombustology: Can Mises and Minsky Help Investors Spot Bubbles?

Book ReviewsBooms and BustsFinancial Markets

Blog06/10/2019

Vikram Mansharamani’s second edition of Boombustology: Spotting Financial Bubbles Before They Burst has all the great insights from the first edition plus a foreword by James Grant.

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No hay un #metoo cuando las economías se derrumban: haces lo que tienes que hacer

Booms and BustsWorld History

Blog11/16/2018
Los desastres económicos a menudo llevan a un aumento en el número de personas dispuestas a trabajar en intercambios sexuales, que son atendidos principalmente por personas desesperadas.
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There's No #metoo When Economies Collapse — You Do What You Have to Do

Booms and BustsWorld History

Blog11/16/2018

Economic disasters often lead to a rise in the number of people willing to work in the sex trades — which are staffed mainly by desperate people.

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Edificios altos, potentes caídas

Booms and Busts

Blog10/13/2018
Los rascacielos que establecen los récords mundiales de altura no causan pánicos económicos, sino que, en cambio, son una advertencia de que el auge ha alcanzado su punto máximo.
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Tall Buildings, Mighty Crashes

Booms and Busts

Blog10/13/2018

Skyscrapers that set world records for height don’t cause economic panics, but are, instead, a warning a boom has reached its peak.

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A Sideways Skyscraper Curse?

Booms and BustsTaxes and SpendingBusiness Cycles

Blog01/19/2018
Project Neon is the largest public works project in Nevada history.
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No End in Sight For Higher-Education Malinvestment

Booms and BustsPrices

06/30/2015Mises Daily Articles
Thanks to the higher-education bubble, times are great for those who make money off of college students. Tuition continues to climb while a building boom produces expensive new housing and classrooms. Meanwhile, the students themselves may not be getting their money's worth.
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How to Fix the Housing Crisis

Booms and BustsMoney and Banks

01/20/2012Audio/Video
Recorded in Houston, Texas, on 14 January 2012.
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