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Connor Boyak

Connor Boyack

PROFILE

Connor Boyack founded the Libertas Institute in 2011 and serves as its president. Previous to Libertas, Connor served as director of the Utah Tenth Amendment Center. He is the author of several books, including the...

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The Monetary Powers and Disabilities of the U.S. Constitution

BooksSeptember 15, 2010
Inflation is contemporary America's most pressing economic, social, and political problem. Reliable sources are available to describe the history of inflation in this and other societies, to explain its cause of effects, and to indicate the policies necessary to eradicate it. Unfortunately, the...

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Monetary Theory and the Trade Cycle

BooksJuly 20, 2005
A primer into Hayek’s monetary and capital theories.

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Monetary Nationalism and International Stability

BooksJuly 20, 2005
Hayek extends Mises’ monetary theory to provide a groundbreaking analysis of the international operation of the pure gold standard.

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International Monetary Economics

BooksJanuary 30, 2007
Heilperin applies the Austrian theory of the business cycle to warn against the rise of monetary nationalism.

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The Monetary Sin of the West

BooksJanuary 5, 2007
The problem of Western currency is more topical than ever, and it cannot endure very long in the present state.

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History of Monetary and Credit Theory

BooksOctober 13, 2009
In monetary matters the experience of the eighteenth century was of the most varied kind. It witnessed money functioning in times of peace and times of war. It was familiar with the difficulties of the double standard, with those arising from worn and clipped coins, with those created by excessive...

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The Theory of Prices: A Re-Examination of the Central Problems of Monetary Theory, Vol. II

BooksSeptember 3, 2009
From the author: In the first volume of this work, I set myself the task of welding into a single, unified organon the disparate, and often apparently contradictory, analytical approaches to certain "central problems of monetary theory." In the present volume, I have set myself the task...

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The Theory of Prices: A Re-Examination of the Central Problems of Monetary Theory, Vol. I

BooksSeptember 3, 2009
There can be little doubt, however, that a principal reason why something less than the maximum use is made of tools lying ready to our hand is that many of those who should be using them refrain from doing so only because they are not aware of the fact that the nature of these tools has been...

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Economic Policy: Thoughts for Today and Tomorrow

BooksJuly 20, 2005
Mises presents a very clear explanation of the basics of economic policy.

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Foreign Policy and the American Mind

BooksMarch 16, 2010
It is a truth often uttered that war is an extension of foreign policy. In our day, unhappily, foreign policy is an extension of war, and it shares deeply in the modern character of war.

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The Theory of Economic Policy in English Classical Political Economy

BooksAugust 10, 2010
Based on lectures on Theories of Economic Policy, which Robbins delivered at the London School of Economics in 1939.

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Credit Policies of the Federal Reserve System

BooksJuly 17, 2009
Charles Hardy examines the history of the Federal Reserve's policies and their impact on the organization of the banking system in the post-World War I period...

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A Foreign Policy of Freedom

BooksDecember 28, 2010
There is one and only one voice in Congress for a foreign policy of freedom, and it belongs to Ron Paul, who has stood alone for freedom for many years. Ron is the seemingly impossible: a voice for reason and truth in a den of thieves.

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A Foreign Policy for Americans

BooksDecember 18, 2007
Written in 1951, Senator Robert Taft argued that the freedom of the people of the United States was — as it is now — in serious danger from the foreign and domestic policies of the political class...

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The Panic of 1819: Reactions and Policies

BooksJuly 20, 2005
The panic of 1819 was America's first great economic crisis, and this is Murray Rothbard's masterful account — the first full scholarly book on the topic, and still the most definitive.

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Wall Street, Banks, and American Foreign Policy

BooksJuly 20, 2005
This fiery monograph shows a side of Murray Rothbard not seen in his theoretical treatise: his ability to employ "power elite" analysis to understand the relationship between money, power, and war...

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The Labor Policy of the Free Society

BooksJuly 20, 2005
As Petro sees it, labor economics isn't so much a unique branch of economics, but rather the application of the general principles of economics to a specific area...

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Back Door to War: The Roosevelt Foreign Policy 1933-1941

BooksApril 12, 2007
Tansill argues that FDR wished to involve the United States in the European War that began in September 1939, and maintains that Roosevelt welcomed Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor...

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