Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

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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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Review of Monetary Regimes and Inflation: History, Economic, and Political Relationships, Second Edition by Peter Bernholz

Booms and BustsMoney and Banking

09/12/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The book is informative about inflation in all periods of human history, and researchers looking for concise overviews will find much use in it.

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Reply to Dr. Howden on Opportunity Costs

Monetary TheoryValue and Exchange

09/09/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This approach to costs and action allows for a praxeological explanation of originary interest avoiding shortcomings of traditional Austrian analysis.

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The Economist Eugen v. Böhm-Bawerk

Biographies

09/09/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Newly discovered and translated article by Ludwig von Mises about Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk on the tenth anniversary of his death.

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Is There Such a Thing As a Skyscraper Curse?

Austrian Economics OverviewBusiness Cycles

09/09/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
There is an emerging literature on the subject of skyscrapers and business cycles. We present new empirical evidence supporting the skyscraper curse.

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Economic Indulgences: Old and New Debates on Welfare and Freedom

InterventionismPhilosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange

09/09/2016Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
I fear we will make little progress politically or economically if the attachment to emotionalism does not change in favor of economic realism.

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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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