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The Case Against Legal Tender Laws

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog05/23/2016

If the government sticks to the original money, its legal tender law is superfluous and unnecessary.

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Rothbard: Essentials of Money and Inflation

Big GovernmentThe FedMoney and Banking

Blog04/04/2016

The best way to penetrate the mysteries of the modern monetary and banking system is to realize that the government and its central bank act precisely as would a Grand Counterfeiter, with very similar social and economic effects.

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Anatomy of a Bank Run

The FedMoney and Banks

Blog03/07/2016

Putting an end to inflation requires not only the abolition of the Fed but also the abolition of the FDIC and FSLIC.

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A Genuine Gold Dollar vs. the Federal Reserve

The FedGold Standard

01/20/2016Books
The fiat money-fueled global economy continues to unravel — just as Austrian economists have long predicted. In A Genuine Gold Dollar vs. the Federal Reserve , Murray Rothbard masterfully picks apart the arguments made by Keynesians and Monetarists of both parties...

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The Case Against the Fed

The FedMoney and Banks

12/08/2015Audio/Video
In this audio book, Rothbard provides a succinct account of the origins of money, showing how money must originate from a commodity.

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Bank Crisis!

The FedFree MarketsInterventionismMoney and Banking

04/08/2013Mises Daily Articles
Why does this domino process affect only banks, and not real estate, publishing, oil, or any other industry that may get into trouble?

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How Banks Go Bust

Booms and BustsThe FedMoney and Banking

03/28/2013Mises Daily Articles
Suppose that a convincing orator should go on TV tomorrow, and urge the public: “The banking system of this country is insolvent."...

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The Myth of Fed Independence

The FedInterventionism

03/04/2013Mises Daily Articles
The standard reply of the Fed and its partisans is that any such measures, however marginal, would encroach on the Fed's independence from politics...

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How the Fed Rules and Inflates

The FedFree MarketsInterventionism

12/14/2012Mises Daily Articles
Rothbard explains with his inimitable style and clarity exactly how the Fed floods the economy with new money.

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Why QE3 Will Fail

The FedBusiness CyclesInterventionism

09/17/2012Mises Daily Articles
Bank credit expansion sets into motion the business cycle in all its phases.

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