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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, his master's degree from Witwatersrand University, and his 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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How a Bad Economy Could Be Good for Stocks

05/04/2020Power & Market
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Money Pumping Won’t Fix What’s Wrong with the Economy

Booms and BustsMoney and Banking

Blog05/02/2020

The current bust has been made worse by previous periods of easy money, which destroyed the wealth creation that is critical to sustaining a growing economy.

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Government Regulation against "Monopolies" Only Lowers Our Standard of Living

Monopoly and Competition

04/29/2020Mises Media
The whole idea of government regulating so-called monopolies in order to promote competition is based on fallacies. If anything, such intervention only stifles market competition and lowers living standards.
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Government Regulation against "Monopolies" Only Lowers Our Standard of Living

Monopoly and Competition

Blog04/29/2020

The whole idea of government regulating so-called monopolies in order to promote competition is based on fallacies. If anything, such intervention only stifles market competition and lowers living standards.

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Bureaucrats Can't Fix This

Bureaucracy and RegulationGlobal EconomyHealth

04/21/2020Mises Media
Bureaucrats cannot conjure wealth from nothing. They only have what they extract from the private sector. Unfortunately, the bureaucrats are now starving the private sector of funding while making government budgets ever larger.
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