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Randall G. Holcombe

Works Published inQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free MarketReview of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10Austrian Economics NewsletterSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian Studies

Randall G. Holcombe is an Associated Scholar of the Mises Institute, DeVoe Moore Professor of Economics at Florida State University, past President of the Public Choice Society, and past President of the Society for the Development of Austrian Economics. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Virginia Tech, and has taught at Texas A&M University and Auburn University. Dr. Holcombe is also Senior Fellow at the James Madison Institute and was a member of the Florida Governor’s Council of Economic Advisors. His books include From Liberty to Democracy: The Transformation of American Government (2002), Producing Prosperity (2013), and Political Capitalism: How Economic and Political Power Is Made and Maintained (2018). His primary areas of research are public finance and the economic analysis of public policy issues.

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Review of The Free-Market Innovation Machine: Analyzing the Growth Miracle of Capitalism by William J. Baumol

Free Markets

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The fundamental idea behind this book, as its title suggests, is that innovation is the driving force behind the remarkable growth miracle of capitalism.
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qjae7_1_7.pdf

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The Two Contributions of Garrison's Time and Money

Business CyclesCapital and Interest Theory

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Garrison's Time and Money picks up where Hayek left off, developing a macroeconomic model based on Austrian capital theory that provides significant insights into macroeconomic phenomena.
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qjae4_3_3.pdf

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Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth: Reply

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Mainstream growth theory focuses on the role of inputs and technology, but inputs and technology cannot produce growth without an environment that fosters entrepreneurship. I believe that the application of mainstream growth theory has often been harmful to economic growth because the mainstream...
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Markets and the Quality of Life: An Interview with Randall G. Holcombe

BiographiesThe EnvironmentInterventionism

07/30/2014Austrian Economics Newsletter
(Summer 1998) An Interview With Randall G. Holcombe Randall G. Holcombe is DeVoe Moore professor of economics at Florida State University and an adjunct scholar of the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. He is author of eight book including Public Finance and the Political Process (1983...
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Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
In the later half of the twentieth century a production function approach to economic growth has led both growth theory and growth policy to conclude that increases in output could best be produced by increasing the inputs into the production process.
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qjae1_2_3.pdf

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