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A Perfect Storm Is Brewing in Banking and Finance

Economic PolicyThe FedFinancial MarketsU.S. Economy

06/30/2022Mises Media
Forget Jerome Powell's fanciful "soft landing" or the notion that the Fed can pull another rabbit from its hat. The banking system is headed for a crash and monetary authorities likely will make things worse.
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A Critique of Neoclassical and Austrian Monopoly Theory

Austrian Economics OverviewMonopoly and CompetitionOther Schools of Thought

06/25/2022Mises Daily Articles
One of the most controversial areas in Austrian economics, and one where even long-established Austrian theorists differ sharply, is monopoly theory.
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An Austrian Theory of Environmental Economics

The EnvironmentPraxeology

06/18/2022Mises Daily Articles
Environmental economics is steeped in standard neoclassical theories of efficiency and Pigouvian welfare economics. That's a problem.
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Are Technology Shocks Responsible for Business Cycles? In a Word, No.

Global EconomyProgressivism

06/16/2022Mises Media
The theory of real business cycles won a Nobel Prize, but it ultimately confuses cause with effect.
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Are Today's Homeownership Rates Sustainable?

CapitalismMoney and BanksU.S. Economy

06/15/2022Mises Media
Skyrocketing asset prices are great for hedge fund managers and Wall Street types, but they increasingly drive ordinary people into unsustainably large amounts of debt.
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Austrian Economists Are Not Surprised by the Shortages

Big GovernmentGlobal EconomyTaxes and Spending

05/28/2022Mises Media
While supporters of the Biden administration fault Putin for shortages, Austrian economists know the answer lies in Washington's monetary and economic mismanagement.
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Albert Jay Nock's Laws of Political Process

BiographiesMedia and CulturePhilosophy and Methodology

05/23/2022Mises Daily Articles
In Nock's view, the usurpation of social power by state power went hand in glove with a rise in war, intra-social conflict, arbitrary authority, indebtedness, and many other injustices.
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Africa's Way Out of Monetary Colonialism

Central BanksInflationMonetary PolicyWar and Foreign Policy

05/16/2022Mises Media
Since the early 1960s, African nations have gained political independence from colonial powers, but the monetary colonialism of fiat money continues.
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African Politicians Must Stop Blaming Others for Africa's Economic Woes

Bureaucracy and RegulationCapitalismSocialismWar and Foreign Policy

05/14/2022Mises Media
Colonialism, imperialism, unfair trade, and more. African politicians look everywhere for the causes of Africa's poverty and chaos but in the mirror.
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