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The Relevance of Bitcoin to the Regression Theorem: A Reply to Luther

BitcoinMoney and Banks

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Does the emergence of bitcoin invalidate the regression theorem? William Luther argues that it does, but Pickering here contends that Luther's view misinterprets the regression theorem.
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Remembering Ulrich Fehl, German Economist and Prominent Scholar with a Deep Knowledge of Austrian Economics

Capital and Interest Theory

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Ulrich Fehl, professor emeritus at Marburg University, passed away November 9, 2019. Prof. Fehl is remembered in this tribute by his student, Peter Engelhard
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Remembering Ulrich Fehl, German Economist and Prominent Scholar with a Deep Knowledge of Austrian Economics

Capital and Interest Theory

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Ulrich Fehl, professor emeritus at Marburg University, passed away November 9, 2019. Prof. Fehl is remembered in this tribute by his student, Peter Engelhard
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Beyond Brexit: A Programme for UK Reform

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
George Pickering reviews the Policy Reform Group's "Beyond Brexit: A Programme for UK Reform," a series of essays on the Great Recession and Britain's retreat from the global economy's forefront.
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The Marginal Revolutionaries: How Austrian Economists Fought the War of Ideas

CapitalismHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
David Gordon reviews Janek Wasserman's "The Marginal Revolutionaries" and finds some concerning errors and misunderstandings.
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The Economists’ Hour: False Prophets, Free Markets, and the Fracture of Society

Book Reviews

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Binyamin Appelbaum, the main writer on economics for the New York Times , thinks that economics was appropriately progressive—favoring severe market restrictions—in the first half of the twentieth century. All this changed in the fifties.
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American Bonds: How Credit Markets Shaped a Nation

U.S. HistoryBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Quinn’s American Bonds shows that the federal government’s credit policies were important factors behind the particular evolution of securitization and credit markets in the United States.
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Ribatarianizumu: Amerika wo yurugasu jiyūshijōshugi (Libertarianism: The Ultrafreedomism Shaking Up America, published only in Japanese)

Book ReviewsWorld History

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Yasushi’s fine introduction to libertarianism—a phrase which is translated even more provocatively as “ultra-do-whatever-you-want-ism” ( jiyūshijōshugi )—has turned out to be one of this year’s steady sellers in Japan.
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Unprofitable Schooling: Examining Causes of, and Fixes for, America’s Broken Ivory Tower

Book ReviewsEducation

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Unprofitable Schooling is the go-to book for anyone who wants to understand, in depth, the debates raging about why, and even whether, the academy is in such a sorry state.
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Planned Economy and Economic Planning: What The People’s Republic of Walmart Got Wrong about the Nature of Economic Planning

Calculation and Knowledge

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Firms, like other organizations, are unable to substitute the market in coordinating their economic plans. If they ever tried to eliminate the market creating them, they would face the same problems that all planned economies do.
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