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Historical Controversies: Corrections and Qualifications

U.S. History

12/31/2018Academic Resources
Chris Calton's running list of episode corrections and qualifications.
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Are Markets Boring?

Big GovernmentFree Markets

12/29/2018The Free Market
The psychology of the anti-market left can be a puzzle, but even more confounding is the mentality of the anti-market right.
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Christmas Movies and Bad Economics

Free MarketsMedia and Culture

12/24/2018The Free Market
Why are so many Christmas movies rife with villainous capitalists who constantly seek to ruin Christmas?
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Professor Hébert on Entrepreneurship

EntrepreneurshipOther Schools of Thought

12/21/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Rothbard discusses the differences between Mises's and Kirzner's concept of the entrepreneur.
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7_2_6_0.pdf

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Division of Labor and Society: The Social Rationalism of Mises and Destutt de Tracy

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

12/19/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Mises’s unique social theory does not appear to have had any precursors. However, the French liberal Destutt de Tracy, is one author who preceded and shared Mises’s rationalist views on society.
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100 Percent Reserve Banking and the Path to a Single-Country Gold Standard

Gold StandardInterventionismMoney and Banking

12/18/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
A look at the detrimental consequences of fractional reserve banking and outline its abolition before a viable gold standard can be established.
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On the Coinage

Monetary TheoryMoney and Banking

12/18/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Translation of the appendix to Juan de Mariana's most libertarian book De rege et regis institutione .
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On the Coinage.pdf

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Review: How Global Currencies Work: Past, Present, and Future

Global EconomyMoney and Banking

12/18/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This an engaging and intriguing account of how global currencies, such as British sterling and the U.S. dollar, have risen to global dominance in the international monetary arena, and how currencies such as the Chinese renminbi could follow in their footsteps.
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Review: Research Handbook on Austrian Law and Economics

Legal SystemAustrian Economics Overview

12/18/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Austrian economics can shed new light on questions that scholars in other fields are interested in answering, questions that mainstream law and economics scholars might refrain from tackling because they cannot be addressed using their preferred methodology.
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Review: The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2017

The Environment

12/18/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
T he Earth’s climate is extraordinarily complex. We need facts and dispassionate interpretation not quacks or snake oil salesmen who see science as a bandwagon.
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