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Review of Andrew Carnegie: An Economic Biography by Samuel Bostaph

Biographies

01/12/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Carnegie’s talents in developing new markets and technological innovation cannot be ignored, nor his support for tariffs and politicians...

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Review of Private Governance: Creating Order in Economic and Social Life by Edward P. Stringham

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

01/12/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Stringham tours the theoretical underpinnings of private governance and the extraordinarily sophisticated systems for self-regulation.

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Review of Living Economics: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow by Peter Boettke

Austrian Economics Overview

01/11/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This is a book about the general applicability of economics and how it “affects all walks of life.”...

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The Economics and Ethics of Frederick Nymeyer

History of the Austrian School of Economics

01/10/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Nymeyer saw close connections between Misesian ideas and biblical law, which he elaborated upon in his 1964 book Minimal Religion .

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An Analysis on the Relationship between Hoarding, Investment and Economic Growth

Money and BankingProduction Theory

01/10/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
I argue that hoarding implies a longer period of time between when resources are saved and when new consumer goods reach the market (economic growth).

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A Mathematical Version of Garrison's Model

Business Cycles

01/09/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
We develop a mathematical framework of Garrison's model and apply it to increase in savings, secular growth, and Austrian business cycle theory.

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Review of Bourgeois Equality: How Ideas, Not Capital or Institutions, Enriched the World

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

09/13/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
An economics that forsakes the dignity of the human person and his capacity for creativity and aesthetics does so at its own peril and disgrace.

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Review of The Ontology and Function of Money: The Philosophical Fundamentals of Monetary Institutions

Monetary TheoryMoney and Banking

09/13/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This ambitious new book on the foundations of money and monetary institutions is an impressive interdisciplinary exercise.

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"Finance Behind the Veil of Money": A Rejoinder

Monetary TheoryMoney and Banking

09/13/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Finance Behind the Veil of Money takes the minority view that opportunity costs are not only unnecessary but even unhelpful to understanding choice.

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Review of America's Bank: The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve by Roger Lowenstein

The Fed

09/13/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
America’s Bank is a mixed bag. Lowenstein ignores history and tells the narrative from a central bank bias when there were rival reforms at play...

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