Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

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Review of T.R.M. Howard: Doctor, Entrepreneur, Civil Rights Pioneer

The Entrepreneur

03/05/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
T.R.M. Howard was an entrepreneur and civil rights leader who offers a corrective to overly simplistic narratives about the civil rights era and African-American history more generally.
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Are Ownership Rent and Pure Profit Separate Returns to the Entrepreneur?

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurship

03/01/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper elaborates and defends the concept of owner's rent as a return to the technical decision-making function of the owner of the firm. It argues that owner's rent is a return to unhirable labor and is separate and distinct from the profit earned by the owner in his entrepreneurial function...
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The Second Socialist Calculation Debate: Comments at the 2018 Austrian Economics Research Conference

SocialismCalculation and Knowledge

02/28/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This article discusses the changes in Austrian economics stimulated by the Second Socialist Calculation Debate and suggests a direction for future research.
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Review of The Economic Theory of Costs: Foundations and New Directions

Calculation and KnowledgeCapital and Interest TheoryPricesValue and Exchange

02/13/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The Economic Theory of Costs contains valuable criticism of the standard neoclassical approach and some original ideas on how to develop causal-realist economics in the Mengerian tradition.
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Review of Globalists: The End of Empire and the Birth of Neoliberalism

Other Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

02/07/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Slobodian merits great credit for his detailed account of Mises and Hayek’s interest in world federalism, but he fails to grasp the fundamental issue motivating what they said.
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The Price Determined by the Cost and Costs Determined by Prices: A Reply to Israel

Monetary Theory

02/07/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Machaj, a contributor to McCaffrey’s The Economic Theory of Costs , replies to Israel to clarify and develop his point on imputed value and price formation.
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On Conceptualizing Risk: A Comment on Hoffmann

Austrian Economics OverviewEntrepreneurship

02/06/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Méra argues in this comment that Hoffmann’s criticisms of the Misesian approach to risk and his case for an alternative are unconvincing.
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The Great Leveling: A Note

Other Schools of Thought

02/05/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
It is possible to have greater income equality and greater economic growth. It simply requires more free market policies and less government interventionism.
Formats
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A Brief Defense of Mises’s Conception of Time Preference and His Pure Time Preference Theory of Interest

Austrian Economics OverviewProduction Theory

01/29/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Money, Interest and the Structure of Production covers a broad range of topics in a manner that is intellectually courageous, provocative, and thought provoking.
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