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Has the Rise of Socialism in US Politics Been a Boon to Austrian Economics? Evidence from Social Media and Other Metrics

Media and Culture

11/19/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Abstract: The rise of socialism has been one of the more dramatic movements in US politics in the modern era, with recent Gallup polling indicating that 39 percent of Americans (and 65 percent of Democrats) hold a favorable view of the political economic ideology. Upward trends in the popularity of...
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Keynesian Supply Shocks and Hayekian Secondary Deflations

KeynesBusiness Cycles

11/19/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Long-standing policy advice based on Austrian business cycle theory would be useful in responding to Keynesian supply shocks—aggregate supply shocks that lead to even larger aggregate demand shocks.
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The Colonization Cost Theory of Anarchic Emergence

AnarchyWorld History

11/19/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
When the State faces high costs of colonizing land, it may allow anarchic settlement, then appropriate it. Two cases of Russian religious sects demonstrate this.
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The Long Rehabilitation of Frank Fetter

Austrian Economics OverviewHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

11/18/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
On the rise, decline, and rise again of one of the great American economic theorists, Frank Fetter, as well as the Austrian school itself and its rise, decline, and renaissance.
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On Professor Ludwig von Mises's 70th Birthday

Biographies

11/18/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
In this newly translated tribute to Mises on the occasion of his 70th birthday, Hans Mayer praises Mises as an accomplished scholar, despite Mayer's misgivings about Mises's policy.
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Anatomy of Liberty in Don Quijote de la Mancha: Religion, Feminism, Slavery, Politics, and Economics in the First Modern Novel

Book ReviewsMedia and Culture

11/18/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Allen Mendenhall reviews Eric Graf's new book on Don Quijote , which advances the liberal tradition and adds to a slowly growing stock of libertarian literary criticism.
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The Price of Peace: Money, Democracy, and the Life of John Maynard Keynes

Book Reviews

11/18/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Jason Morgan reviews Zachary Carter's new intellectual biography of John Maynard Keynes, finding it "an essential read" which, with admirable even-handedness, presents the Keynesian world to readers, warts and all.
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Review: Radical Uncertainty: Decision-Making Beyond the Numbers

Book Reviews

10/19/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Kay and King have written an impressive and erudite book with several key areas of agreement with Austrians. Moreover, the authors help us better see the shortcomings of the Chicago School.
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The End of the Abe Administration—The End of Abenomics? Books on Past and Present in the Japanese Political Economy

Book Reviews

10/15/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
From the "lost decade" to today's conflicts with China, Japan's experience can help us understand much about geopolitics and political economy.
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Review: Austrian Economics in Contemporary Business Applications

Book Reviews

10/14/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The author illustrate how Austrian ideas—value subjectivity, consumer sovereignty, capital allocation, entrepreneurship, etc.—can be useful “to practical management problems” in teaching and consulting.
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