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Hayek's Plan for Private Money

Free MarketsMoney and BanksValue and Exchange

09/12/2020Mises Daily Articles
Hayek’s last proposal for monetary reform calls for privately issued, competing fiat currencies. It's debatable whether or not this is a good idea.
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How the Fed Rules and Inflates

The FedFree MarketsInterventionism

02/14/2020Mises Daily Articles
The role of commercial banks in money creation is made more clear by the fact the Fed is primarily interested in creating demand deposits rather than cash. This creates a larger foundation on which commercial banks can pyramid a multiple creation of bank deposits, or "checkbook money."
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Hazlitt y Keynes: vocaciones opuestas

Free MarketsOther Schools of Thought

12/30/2019Mises Daily Articles
Keynes y Hazlitt: sus vidas y lealtades son un estudio en contraste — y sobre todo de las elecciones nacidas de la convicción interna, en el caso de Hazlitt, o de la falta de ella, en el caso de Keynes.
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Hazlitt and Keynes: Opposite Callings

Free MarketsOther Schools of Thought

12/30/2019Mises Daily Articles
Keynes and Hazlitt: their lives and loyalties are a study in contrast — and mostly of choices born of internal conviction, in Hazlitt's case, or lack thereof, in Keynes's case.
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Hiperinflación, demanda de dinero y el crack-up boom

Booms and BustsFinancial MarketsMonetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

12/14/2019Mises Daily Articles
«No estoy diciendo que el dinero fiduciario, una vez establecido sobre las ruinas del oro, no pueda continuar indefinidamente por sí solo ... si el dinero fiduciario no pudiera continuar indefinidamente, no tendría que venir aquí a abogar por su abolición».
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Hyperinflation, Money Demand, and the Crack-Up Boom

Booms and BustsFinancial MarketsMonetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

12/14/2019Mises Daily Articles
"I am not saying that fiat money, once established on the ruins of gold, cannot then continue indefinitely on its own. Unfortunately … if fiat money could not continue indefinitely, I would not have to come here to plead for its abolition."
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How Banks Go Bust

Booms and BustsThe FedMoney and Banking

12/02/2019Mises 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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How Central Banks Fund Our Age of Endless War

War and Foreign PolicyMoney and Banking

10/31/2019Mises Daily Articles
It is no coincidence that the century of total war coincided with the century of central banking.
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Hitler's Economics

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

10/27/2018Mises Daily Articles
Hitler is the modern archetype of political evil, but many who condemn him still embrace his socialist economic policies.
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Hegel y la época romántica

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

09/08/2018Mises Daily Articles
Hegel, por desgracia, no fue una fuerza aberrante y extravagante en el pensamiento europeo. Fue uno de los muchos infectados por el romanticismo.
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