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The 2016 Nobel Prize: Incentives, Property Rights, and Ownership

Media and CultureOther Schools of Thought

Blog10/10/2016

While not Austrian, the body of work by Hart and Holmström is worth careful study and has interesting implications for Austrians.

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The Myth of "Macroeconomics"

EducationOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog09/07/2016

The macroeconomic approach looks upon an arbitrarily selected segment of the market economy as if it were an integrated unit.

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Not Every Bad Policy is Socialist

StrategyInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

Blog08/22/2016

In free-market circles, most government intervention is dismissed as "socialist," with the result that the term has lost its true meaning.

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Keynes Must Die

Money and BanksMoney and BankingOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

Keynesian economics enjoys universal approval among the political classes. But the whole Keynsian project must be abandoned if we desire economic prosperity.

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Keynes’s Critique of Econometrics Is Surprisingly Good

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/04/2016

Unexpectedly, John Maynard Keynes's critique of economist Jan Tinbergen's econometrics offers some sound insights.

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Mises Against the Neoliberals

Money and BanksAustrian Economics OverviewBusiness CyclesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

Blog04/21/2016

George Monbiot's attack on neoliberalism fails to account for the conflict between the Austrian school and the neoliberals.

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The Austrian Theory of the Trade Cycle and Other Essays Now Available in Japanese

Booms and BustsBusiness CyclesOther Schools of Thought

Blog04/01/2016

Thanks to the great Tatsuya Iwakura, who has translated numerous books by Austrian economists into Japanese, The Austrian Theory of the Trade Cycle and Other Essays, edited by Richard Ebeling, is now available as a Kindle book in Japanese.

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Rothbard: The Progressive Movement

Big GovernmentU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryOther Schools of Thought

Blog03/14/2016

Murray Rothbard examines the origins of the Federal Reserve in light of the history of the Progressive movement.

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Repent and Believe in the Data!

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

Blog01/22/2016

The new trend among famous economists is pointing out the times they changed their views in light of new empirical findings. Far from defending economics as a science and a profession, this trend actually reveals the unscientific and ideological nature of mainstream economics.

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