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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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Inflation in the USA: Where Do We Stand Today?

The FedInflation

Blog09/02/2022

Biden has declared that the USA has "zero inflation" at present. Austrian economists say, "Not so fast."

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Do We Want Real Tax Cuts? How About Cutting Government Spending?

InflationKeynesU.S. Economy

09/01/2022Mises Media
Keynesians claim that tax cuts are good because they help increase consumer spending. But here's why this doesn't matter.
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Do We Want Real Tax Cuts? How About Cutting Government Spending?

KeynesTaxes and SpendingCapital and Interest Theory

Blog08/31/2022

Keynesians claim that tax cuts are good because they help increase consumer spending. But here's why this doesn't matter.

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Is a Recession Simply a Decline in GDP? What Does That Mean?

Booms and BustsEconomic PolicyThe FedInflationU.S. Economy

08/28/2022Mises Media
The "official" definition of a recession is a two-consecutive-quarter decline in GDP, but there are problems with GDP measurement in the first place.
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Will the US Dollar Weaken against Other Currencies?

InflationStrategyU.S. Economy

08/26/2022Mises Media
For now, the dollar seems to be doing well against other currencies, but how long will that last?
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