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Doug French

Tags Booms and BustsMoney and Banks

Works Published inQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free MarketSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily Article

AwardsMurray N. Rothbard Medal of Freedom

Douglas French is former president of the Mises Institute, author of Early Speculative Bubbles & Increases in the Money Supply, and author of Walk Away: The Rise and Fall of the Home-Ownership Myth. He received his master's degree in economics from UNLV, studying under both Professor Murray Rothbard and Professor Hans-Hermann Hoppe.

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The Flexner Report and Our Modern Medical Cartel

Bureaucracy and RegulationHealth

06/18/2020Audio/Video
The medical profession has long employed the state to pad doctor salaries and influence. Before the Flexner Report, mechanics made more than doctors and the brightest students avoided the profession to enter the clergy.
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The Flexner Report and Our Modern Medical Cartel

Bureaucracy and RegulationHealth

Blog06/10/2020

The medical profession has long employed the state to pad doctor salaries and influence. Before the Flexner Report, mechanics made more than doctors and the brightest students avoided the profession to enter the clergy.

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Pandemic Wagering: Tesla or Table Tennis?

U.S. Economy

06/02/2020Audio/Video
One clue as to why the stock market has rebounded while daily economic news grows worse could be the flood of new punters betting on stocks, from high-flying tech shares to dead-in-the-water leisure stocks.
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Pandemic Wagering: Tesla or Table Tennis?

05/30/2020Power & Market

If one were looking for clues as to why the stock market has rebounded while daily economic news grows worse, besides the Federal Reserve's Jerome Powell's "flooding of the market" ...

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Some Insightful Entrepreneurs Planned for a Pandemic

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

05/07/2020Audio/Video
Although many claim "nobody saw this coming," some entrepreneurs planned ahead and also have found ways to cater to customers under new conditions.
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