Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

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Brazilian States’ Economic Freedom Index: Applying Fraser’s Methodology for 2003–2016 Data

Economic FreedomTaxes and SpendingInterventionism

01/22/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The Fraser Institute's Economic Freedom of North America report provides the method of evaluating the economic freedom of Brazilian states. Results suggest that Brazilian states' freedom scores have been declining.
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Ludwig von Mises, Sociology, and Metatheory

Calculation and KnowledgeHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

11/13/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Can sociology be integrated into Mises's epistemological distinction between theory and history? What can sociology accomplish as a historical discipline?
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Libertarianism(s) versus Postmodernism and 'Social Justice' Ideology

Media and CulturePolitical Theory

10/01/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
"Woke capitalism" — referring to companies that engage in corporate activism — tells us a great deal about contemporary corporate capitalism, the political left, and the relationship between the two.
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Beginning the Welfare State: Civil War Veterans’ Pensions

U.S. History

06/19/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
What would Murray Rothbard have said in the planned chapter 10 of his nine-chapter manuscript on the Progressive Era? Patrick Newman reveals Rothbard's target: the fourth party system (1896–1932).
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Agree or Disagree? On the Role of Negotiations for the Valuation of Business Enterprises

Philosophy and MethodologySubjectivismValue and Exchange

04/15/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Valuation of businesses must be based on appraisement, investment appraisal, and— terra incognita in Austrian economics—negotiation. Discounted cash flow and "relative valuation" methods are well-suited for negotiation purposes.
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Subjectivity, Arbitrariness, Austrian Value Theory, and a Reply to Leithner

SubjectivismValue and Exchange

07/31/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Contrary to the Austrian community’s former perception, we revealed value investing’s incompatibility with Austrian economics
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A BCT is not ABCT: A Rejoinder to Brian Simpson

Business Cycles

07/11/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
When attempting to explicate a theory of the business cycle, it is important to identify between those components that are necessary features of the cycle and those that are merely incidental.
Formats
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A Development of the Theory of the Ricardo Effect

Business CyclesProduction Theory

04/02/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The author rebuilds the theory of the Ricardo Effect around the alternative theses that a decline of investment by both the machine producing industries and the raw materials industries leads to the “scarcity of capital.”
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Deflation and Economic Growth: The Great Depression as the Great Outlier

Booms and BustsMoney and Banking

12/06/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The Great Depression is the only period where deflation seems to be strongly associated with recession.
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The Original, Unpublished Chapter 5 from Man, Economy and State

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsProduction Theory

11/11/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This present work is the unpublished original chapter five of Murray N. Rothbard's Man, Economy, and State.
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