Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

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Family Formation, Fertility, and Failure: A Literature Review on Price Increases and Their Impact on the Family Institution

Media and CultureMoney and Banks

11/06/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Inflation not only debases currency, but damages the family institution, eroding the quantity and quality of marriages while creating distortions in the decision-making processes of those hoping to establish families.
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Freedom, Counterfactuals and Economic Laws: Further Comments on Machaj and Hülsmann

Philosophy and MethodologyPraxeology

04/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Furthering the discussion about “How can we reconcile the idea that there are laws of human action, that manifest themselves in market prices and the structure of production, with the idea that there is also freedom of choice?”
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From Monetary Nationalism to Monetary Imperialism

Money and Banking

11/01/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Hayek’s crucial insight that a fundamental banking reform is a prerequisite for monetary reform aiming at international stability is timely today.
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Fitting Attitude Theory in Economics: Menger and Keynes

Philosophy and Methodology

07/12/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Despite the substantial difference in their monetary theories, Menger and Keynes agree in terms of stigmatizing the love of money.
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Finance behind the Veil of Money: Response to Dr. Braun's Comment

Production Theory

06/16/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The most substantial difference between our views comes from Braun’s treatment of the relationship between opportunity cost and choice.
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From Marshallian Partial Equilibrium to Austrian General Equilibrium: The Evolution of Rothbard's Production Theory

Production Theory

03/23/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper analyzes a recently reconstructed proto-chapter of Rothbard’s Man, Economy, and State tentatively titled “Chapter 5: Producer’s Activity.” In it, Rothbard used many concepts of standard neoclassical microeconomic analysis that he would later criticize, such as perfectly...
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Free Banking in Sweden 1830–1903: Experience and Debate

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Between 1830 and 1903, Sweden experienced one of the longest and most successful free-banking periods in history. During this period, private note issuing banks were allowed and prospered.
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Fractional Reserve Banking: Some Quibbles

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
We explore several unaddressed issues in George Selgin’s (1988) claim that the best monetary system to maintain monetary equilibrium is a fractional reserve free banking one.
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qjae13_4_2.pdf

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Free Banking and Credit Creation: Implications for Business Cycle Theory

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Free banking is a process where the market makes the ultimate judgment on where to draw the line between money as a present good and money as a future good.
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Fritz Machlup and the Bellagio Group: Solutions to Liquidity, Adjustment and Confidence Problems and Their Opportunity Costs

Money and Banking

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Economist Fritz Machlup took a unique goals-assumptions-opportunity costs approach to the examination of alternative monetary reform plans. During the Bellagio Group conferences he,
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