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The Origins of the Federal Reserve

BooksFebruary 8, 2011
The Fed did not originate as a policy response to national need. It was founded by two groups of elites: government officials and large financial and banking interests.

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Money, Banking, and the Federal Reserve

JournalsJanuary 24, 2008
The complete transcript of the Institute's famous documentary on the Federal Reserve...

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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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America's Money Machine: The Story of the Federal Reserve

BooksMay 27, 2009
Groseclose shows that at no time in its history has the Fed actually achieved what it promised: low inflation, economic stability, stable growth, reliable regulation of the banking system.

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Jim Grant: "The Federal Reserve Has So Little Self-Awareness..."

BlogJuly 30, 2014

...it un-ironically wonders aloud who's been suppressing volatility and compressing yields. "Who could it be who's been doing that?" Grant asks. ...

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Is there a good Federal Reserve bank?

BlogSeptember 22, 2003
The St. Louis Fed not only has one of the best webpages for economic data, including  Monetary Trends, but I also found these two items:
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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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Percent Job Losses in Post WWII Recession

Federal Reserve Policy Gets Worse Over Time

BlogDecember 7, 2014

Fed management of the economy and the business cycle has only gotten much worse as it has grown more powerful and destructive. As the Federal Reserve has become more powerful, job losses have generally more severe and the duration of the recovery process has gotten progressively longer.

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David Andolfatto

Federal Reserve Attacks the Gold Standard

BlogDecember 1, 2014

A good sign for the future: Fed economist attacks the Gold Standard.

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Origins of the Federal Reserve, The

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Where did this thing called the Fed come from? Murray Rothbard has the answer here -- in phenomenal detail that will make your head spin. In one extended essay, one that reads like a detective story, he has put together the most comprehensive and fascinating account based on a century's...

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The Fed at One Hundred: A Critical View on the Federal Reserve System

BlogJuly 31, 2014

Some great contributors. This might even be worth the high price: Including contributions from David Howden, Guido Hulsmann, Thomas DiLorenzo, Thomas Woods, Robert Murphy, Shawn Ritenour, Jeffrey Herbener,...

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(OLD do not order) Money, Banking and the Federal Reserve

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The Fed DVD in papersleeve only! - no dvd case

Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson understood "The Monster". But to most Americans today, Federal Reserve is just a name on the dollar bill. They have no idea of what the central bank does to the economy, or to their own economic...

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Origins of the Federal Reserve - Digital Book

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Where did this thing called the Fed come from? Murray Rothbard has the answer here -- in phenomenal detail that will make your head spin. In one extended essay, one that reads like a detective story, he has put together the most comprehensive and fascinating account based on a century's...

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New Book: 'The Fed at One Hundred: A Critical View on the Federal Reserve System'

BlogJuly 31, 2014
fedbookDoug French writes: "Looking for a hideously expensive book about the Fed with contributions...

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Global Curse of the Federal Reserve

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Reveals and explores the missing link between the Austrian School of Economics and behavioral finance theory.

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Deeper Than You Think

BooksJanuary 11, 2013
Leonard Read implores that “Truth is not to be found in coercive arrangements.”...

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Controlled and Uncontrolled Reserves at the Federal Reserve, 1921-1933

Audio/VideoMarch 29, 2013
From the session on "Studies in Economic History," presented at the Austrian Economics Research Conference. Recorded 22 March 2013 at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama...

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Review of Austrian Economics, Full Collection

BooksMay 9, 2012
In 1987, The Review of Austrian Economics was founded and edited by Murray N. Rothbard, and functioned as the premier Austrian School scholarly journal.

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