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Per Bylund

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Per Bylund, PhD, is a Fellow of the Mises Institute and Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship & Records-Johnston Professor of Free Enterprise in the School of Entrepreneurship in the Spears School of Business at Oklahoma State University, and an Associate Fellow of the Ratio Institute in Stockholm. He has previously held positions at Baylor University and the University of Missouri. Dr. Bylund has published research in top journals in both entrepreneurship and management as well as in both the Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics and the Review of Austrian Economics. He is the author of two full-length books: The Seen, the Unseen, and the Unrealized: How Regulations Affect our Everyday Lives, and The Problem of Production: A New Theory of the Firm. He edits the Austrian Economics book series at Agenda Publishing, and edited the volume The Next Generation of Austrian Economics: Essays In Honor of Joseph T. Salerno, published by the Mises Institute. He has founded four business startups and writes a monthly column for Entrepreneur magazine. For more information see

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Per Bylund Introduces the Austrian Business Model

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

08/11/2020Mises Media
Economists debate the theory of the firm. Ralph Welborn says that you shouldn’t focus on firm performance, if what you seek is explosive business growth. Focus instead on the ecosystem in which you and your customers engage.
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Economic Regulation Means Government Picks Winners and Losers

08/03/2020Power & Market
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Per Bylund: How Entrepreneurs Build Businesses That Are Beautiful Islands of Specialization

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

06/16/2020Mises Media
How do creative entrepreneurs design and build new businesses, new products, and new services that grow and succeed? You’ll make a big difference for your own venture if you follow Per Bylund’s advice to Think Better and Think Austrian .
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