Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

Displaying 1 - 10 of 850

The Place of Human Action in the Development of Modern Economic Thought

Austrian Economics OverviewPolitical Theory

05/19/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The core of any system of economic theory is the explanation of how prices are determined. As Mises himself put it, “Economics is mainly concerned with the analysis of the determination of money prices of goods and services exchanged on the market.”
Formats

qjae2_1_3.pdf

PDF icon PDF (115.97 KB)

Read more

A Realist Approach to Equilibrium Analysis

Value and Exchange

05/16/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This article offers an entirely realistic account of equilibrium analysis, thus closing a disturbing gap in economic science. Human choice involves a dichotomy of success and failure.
Formats

qjae3_4_1.pdf

PDF icon PDF (139.55 KB)

Read more

Are Markets Like Language?

Philosophy and Methodology

05/14/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Economics and language as fields of study overlap in ways that give economists a legitimate interest in both.
Formats

qjae1_3_2.pdf

PDF icon PDF (864.15 KB)

Read more

Anti-Piketty: Capital for the 21st Century

SocialismPolitical Theory

04/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
If capitalism has been so bad for the poor, how can it be that the standard of living for the poor has vastly increased?
Formats

AntiPiketty.pdf

PDF icon PDF (185.58 KB)

Read more

The Captured Economy: How the Powerful Enrich Themselves, Slow Economic Growth, and Increase Inequality

SocialismU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

04/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
What should be done to end the Progressives influence over government and the economy and to promote the public good?
Formats

Read more

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.

Read more

Scandinavian Unexceptionalism: Culture, Markets, and the Failure of Third-Way Socialism

Socialism

04/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This is a short and informative but easy to read answer to both how and why the Scandinavian welfare states seem to work so well.

Read more

A Comparison of Investment and Cash Building of Savings: A Rejoinder

Capital and Interest TheoryProduction Theory

04/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper looks at the differences between investment and cash building and if either one offers additional benefits.

Read more

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?”

Read more

A Note on Block-Hoppe Debate on Indifference

Praxeology

04/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This is a discussion of the debate on indifference within the remit of praxeology, as unfolded between Hans-Hermann Hoppe and Walter Block.

Read more

Shield icon library