Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

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Carl Menger's Grundsätze as a Foundtion for Contemporary Entrepreneurship Research


12/07/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Taking subjective value theory, the conception of economic goods, and the hierarchy of needs from Menger, this paper elaborates a model of strategic entrepreneurship.
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Corporate Risk Evaluation in the Context of Austrian Business Cycle Theory

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipPraxeology

11/04/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
During the boom phase of the business cycle, the economy shifts to a more risky position as the result of entrepreneurs’ profit targeting. The duration can be used to quantify this risk and to determine the discount rate for calculating the project's present value.


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Call for Papers: Austrian Entrepreneurship Theory


09/03/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The timing is right for pursuing Austrian themes and further leveraging Austrian theory in entrepreneurship, and extending and elaborating on Austrian entrepreneurship theory.
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Confucian Capitalism: Shibusawa Eiichi, Business Ethics, and Economic Development in Meiji Japan

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

06/19/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Jason Morgan reviews John Sagers' book on Shibusawa Eiichi, often called the "father of Japanese capitalism." Was Shibusawa truly a capitalist, or just a "crony capitalist"?
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Community Revival in the Wake of Disaster: Lessons in Local Entrepreneurship

The EntrepreneurThe Environment

02/03/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
When a community is hit by a disaster, how can it recover? The economics of mega-disaster poses some interesting questions for entrepreneurs.
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China's Great Migration


01/31/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The huge migration of Chinese from farms to urban manufacturing centers is key to understanding China's economic growth in recent years.
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Creating Order without the State

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

11/10/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Edward Stringham shows us how private groups can provide the rules and order necessary for a prosperous society.
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Competition as a Discovery Procedure

Monopoly and Competition

10/23/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Macroeconomists for many years have dismissed the role of competition as a benchmark for a healthy economy? Why?


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Concrete Economics: The Hamilton Approach to Economic Growth and Policy

U.S. History

03/02/2017Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
There is little reason to think that Hamiltonian policies led to American prosperity.
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Comment on Michael V. Szpindor Watson's "Mueller and Mises: Integrating the Gift and 'Final Distribution' within Praxeology"

Austrian Economics OverviewCalculation and Knowledge

08/25/2015Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
I suggest that further research is needed before we can establish the conditions under which the value of personal gifts can adequately be calculated.
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