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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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Time, Uncertainty, and Disequilibrium: Exploration of Austrian Themes

BooksNovember 2, 2007
The conceptualization of man as engaging in purposeful activity is inconceivable apart from the categories of cause and effect. The categories of cause and effect, in turn, imply the notions before and after. At this point, time has already entered the picture.

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Theory of Money and Fiduciary Media

BooksMarch 13, 2013
Edited by Jörg Guido Hülsmann, the essays here presented provide insights for understanding the economic crises of our own time.

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The Fundamentals of a Falling Dollar

Mises DailyDecember 15, 2003
The exchange rate is a measure of the relative value of these two currencies, not the value of the dollar or the euro per se. Perhaps the value of dollar and the euro have risen lately but the euro a bit more. Richard Johnsson believes that both have lost in value since mid-2001, only the euro has...

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An Introduction to the Theory of Value

BooksMarch 12, 2007
This book was the first to introduce the core ideas of the Menger branch of Marginalist thought to English readers.

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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 Political Economy

BooksOctober 13, 2009
The science of Political Economy rests upon a few notions of an apparently simple character. Utility, wealth, value, commodity, labour, land, capital, are the elements of the subject; and whoever has a thorough comprehension of their nature must possess or be soon able to acquire a knowledge of the...

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Value, Cost, and Marginal Utility

Journals
The times are past in which one could naively teach the cost theory without getting involved in more precise explanations concerning in particular the origin of the value of the cost goods

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The Value of Money

BooksMarch 21, 2007
Benjamin Anderson, in 1912, sets out to integrate monetary theory into a general theory of value.

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3.7. Further Explanations and Enquiries as to the Utility of a National Bank

Audio/VideoDecember 1, 2014
National Banks are of little utility and can be the source of economic chaos.

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The Austrian Theory of the Trade Cycle and Other Essays

BooksDecember 5, 2005
Booms and busts are not endemic to the free market, argues the Austrian theory of the business cycle, but come about through manipulation of money and credit by central banks. In this monograph, Austrian giants explain and defend the theory against alternatives. Includes essays by Mises, Rothbard,...

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An Introduction to Austrian Economics

BooksJuly 20, 2005
Taylor discusses all the fundamental aspects of Austrian thought, from subjectivism and marginal utility to inflation and the business cycle.

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Capital, Interest, and Rent: Essays in the Theory of Distribution

BooksFebruary 27, 2007
A reader on the Austrian theory of capital and interest.

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Essentials of Economic Theory

BooksOctober 20, 2006
John Bates Clark was an American adherent of the Marginalist School who engaged the Austrians and learned from them.

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Biography of Wilhelm Röpke (1899-1966): Humane Economist

BooksAugust 1, 2007
Wilhelm Röpke devoted his scholarly career to combating collectivism in economic, social, and political theory. As a student and proponent of the Austrian School, he contributed to its theoretical structure and political vision, warning of the dangers of political consolidation and underscoring the...

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Why Austrian Economics Matters

BooksAugust 1, 2007
Often regarded as the best single overview of the teachings of the Austrian school, its contribution to the history of ideas, and the political implications of Austrian economic theory.

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Time Will Run Back

BooksJanuary 15, 2007
This novel by Henry Hazlitt explores the economic theories of capitalism and socialism.

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