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Frank Shostak

Tags Booms and BustsFinancial MarketsMoney and BanksBusiness CyclesCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

Works Published inMises Daily ArticleQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsAustrian Economics Newsletter

Frank Shostak is an Associated Scholar of the Mises Institute. His consulting firm, Applied Austrian School Economics, provides in-depth assessments and reports of financial markets and global economies. He received his bachelor's degree from Hebrew University, master's degree from Witwatersrand University and PhD from Rands Afrikaanse University, and has taught at the University of Pretoria and the Graduate Business School at Witwatersrand University.

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Why Does US Price Inflation Remain Relatively Subdued?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

What matters here is not the price levels. What matters are the increases in money supply which undermine the real wealth generation process.

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What Is the Correct Amount of Money?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Since the present monetary system is fundamentally unstable, there cannot be a "correct" money supply growth rate.

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With a Central Bank, Bank "Deregulation" Can Be a Bad Thing

Money and Banking

When a central bank exists, deregulation may make it easier for central banks to create more money "out of thin air."

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Will Low Unemployment Cause Accelerating Inflation?

Money and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking

In an unhampered market, there is no reason why low levels of unemployment should lead to an inflationary spiral.

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Does Government Spending Create More Economic Growth?

Money and BanksTaxes and SpendingMoney and Banking

A cut in government outlays is great news for wealth generators and to the economy.

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