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The Place of Economic Calculation in the Economic Theory of Ludwig von Mises

SocialismCalculation and KnowledgeSubjectivism

03/20/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The marginalist revolution posed a fundamental problem for economic theory. Mises’s approach not only solved the problem of economizing resources in a division of labor, but provides a robust framework for economic research.
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Banking, Nation States, and International Politics: A Sociological Reconstruction of the Present Economic Order

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

03/18/2019Review of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10
Hoppe wrote in 1990 of the road that governments would take to create a one-world government, one-world central bank, and one-world currency. He was almost spot on.
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rae4_1_3_3.pdf

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Bastiat's Legacy in Economics

History of the Austrian School of Economics

03/15/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Bastiat’s great themes — harmony rather than equilibrium, property versus spoliation, and property and value — have been almost completely neglected in professional economic science during the unfortunate twentieth century.
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qjae4_4_3.pdf

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Ownership, Scarcity, and Economic Decision Making

Calculation and Knowledge

03/12/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
By improving our understanding of scarcity, we can greatly improve our understanding of economics overall.
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Fractional Reserves and the Fed

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

03/09/2019The Free Market
In this testimony to Congress, Joseph Salerno describes how to fix the problem of fractional reserve banking.
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June2012_0.pdf

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Review of T.R.M. Howard: Doctor, Entrepreneur, Civil Rights Pioneer

The Entrepreneur

03/05/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
T.R.M. Howard was an entrepreneur and civil rights leader who offers a corrective to overly simplistic narratives about the civil rights era and African-American history more generally.
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Are Ownership Rent and Pure Profit Separate Returns to the Entrepreneur?

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurship

03/01/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper elaborates and defends the concept of owner's rent as a return to the technical decision-making function of the owner of the firm. It argues that owner's rent is a return to unhirable labor and is separate and distinct from the profit earned by the owner in his entrepreneurial function...
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The Second Socialist Calculation Debate: Comments at the 2018 Austrian Economics Research Conference

SocialismCalculation and Knowledge

02/28/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This article discusses the changes in Austrian economics stimulated by the Second Socialist Calculation Debate and suggests a direction for future research.
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Review of The Economic Theory of Costs: Foundations and New Directions

Calculation and KnowledgeCapital and Interest TheoryPricesValue and Exchange

02/13/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The Economic Theory of Costs contains valuable criticism of the standard neoclassical approach and some original ideas on how to develop causal-realist economics in the Mengerian tradition.
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