Booms and BustsThe FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
AwardsDouglas E. French Prize at Mises University
Kristoffer Mousten Hansen is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Angers and a Mises Research Fellow.
Attempts by modern "free bankers" to explain away the myriad examples of government privilege and intervention in the Scottish case is starting to sound like a no true Scotsman fallacy.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
In Christine Lagarde and Philip Lane, the EU has two new central bankers who will push the limits of what central banks can do.
The demand for loans among consumers and business owners is rising. And that could lead to a flood of new money into the economy. But the Fed is (rightly) afraid of where this might lead.
History of the Austrian School of EconomicsMonetary Theory
The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
"Digital cash" is the latest terrible idea from those who want to give central banks more power to meddle in the economy.