Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

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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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People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent

CapitalismProgressivism

01/22/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
George Stiglitz professes great concern for the poor, while arguing that most people require control by enlightened experts such as himself.
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People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent

CapitalismEconomic FreedomProgressivismOther Schools of Thought

01/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Randall Holcombe's has written an impressive new book on political capitalism (or "crony capitalism") and contributes a discussion on political and economic elites.
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Public Policy, Productive and Unproductive Entrepreneurship: The Impact of Public Policy on Entrepreneurial Outcomes

Entrepreneurship

04/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Entrepreneurship is a double-edged sword. Using policy to support entrepreneurship is a balancing act between productive and unproductive behavior.
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Public Debt: An Illusion of Democratic Political Economy

Calculation and KnowledgeSubjectivism

01/29/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Is public debt really an illusion of democratic political economy, or is it something else entirely?
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Praxeology of Coercion: Catallactics vs. Cratics

Austrian Economics OverviewPraxeology

11/19/2015Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
In this paper, a “praxeology of coercion,” or, more precisely, an analysis of interpersonal actions involving threats, is developed. This is an attempt to further the analysis of human action as defined by Mises.
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Publication Activity in Austrian Journals 2001–2010

Austrian Economics Overview

11/17/2015Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Journal publications are used to rank institutions by research productivity in Austrian economics. An incidental byproduct is a ranking of scholars in the Austrian school.
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Probability and the Synthetic A Priori: A Reply to Block

Philosophy and Methodology

08/07/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Contrary to Block, the synthetic a priori has little to do with our dispute. My critique of the Austrians is not that their methods are “unscientific,” but that their most distinctive positions are false or overstated.
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Probability, Common Sense, and Realism: A Reply to Hülsmann and Block

Philosophy and Methodology

07/20/2005Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
In my critique of Austrian economics, I carved out a virtually unique position: Despite the Austrians' professed devotion to "realism” against neoclassical pragmatism, the latter approach is in fact far more realistic than the former.
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