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Banking and the Business Cycle

Booms and BustsU.S. HistoryBusiness Cycles

08/28/2009Mises Daily Articles
Indeed, if this book, rather than Keynes's General Theory , had been the point of departure for subsequent study of macroeconomic fluctuations, the world almost certainly would have been a much, much happier place.
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Bernanke's Apoplithorismosphobia

The FedFinancial MarketsMonetary TheoryPhilosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange

08/19/2009Mises Daily Articles
"The key thing is that the price of producer goods has to fall faster and farther than consumer goods for the correction process to proceed."
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Bubble Economics: The Illusion of Wealth

Booms and BustsThe FedFree MarketsInterventionism

08/12/2009Mises Daily Articles
The individual is always ready to ascribe his good luck to his own efficiency…. But reverses of fortune he always charges to other people…." – Ludwig von Mises
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Brad DeLong’s Erroneous Defense of Greenspan

Booms and BustsThe FedInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

08/03/2009Mises Daily Articles
No matter how you slice it, the former Maestro spawned housing, commodity, and stock booms with his reckless policies.
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Ben Bernanke Was Incredibly, Uncannily Wrong

The FedFree MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

07/28/2009Mises Daily Articles
Within the space of days, we've been provided, courtesy of the Fed itself, with footage that perfectly distills the complete failure of Fed forecasting and planning, and audio that encapsulates splendidly the only thing...
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Brand Confidence and the Economics of Good Will

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyEntrepreneurshipHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

07/14/2009Mises Daily Articles
As the misinterpretation of these facts has generated a whole mythology of "imperfect competition" and "monopolistic competition," it is necessary to enter into a more detailed scrutiny of the considerations of an entrepreneur who is weighing the pros and cons of an expansion of his business.
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Bad News for Our Money

The FedFinancial MarketsFree MarketsInterventionism

06/04/2009Mises Daily Articles
The downward manipulation of the interest rate drives a wedge between the (real) market interest rate and the societal time-preference rate , and therefore wreaks havoc with the economy's intertemporal production structure.
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Bailout Bonds?

Corporate WelfareThe FedFinancial MarketsInterventionism

04/10/2009Mises Daily Articles
The bonds will be backed by the usual way that the government gets money, which is to tax it or inflate it away.
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Blowing Bubbles

Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsWorld History

04/06/2009Mises Daily Articles
Incessant creation of fiat money by government central banks will serve to engender more speculative booms to lure investors into financial ruin.
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Buckley's Boomsday: Loaded with Laughs

Booms and BustsThe FedMedia and CultureInterventionism

03/10/2009Mises Daily Articles
Unfortunately Obama's Road to Serfdom is not fiction and no laughing matter.
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