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Gene Callahan

Works Published inThe Free MarketSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

Gene Callahan is the author of Economics for Real People

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Under the Skin

Political Theory


Taleb contends that you shouldn’t put someone else’s skin in the game without putting your own in it as well.

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Does Austrian Business Cycle Theory Help Explain the Dot-Com Boom and Bust?

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Austrian business cycle theory (ABCT), we contend, is essential to understanding the recent boom and bust cycle in the American (and, to a great extent, the global) economy.


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Is There a Distinct and Valid Libertarian Form of Historical Understanding?

World HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
It is a common belief that every historian, in trying to describe any episode from the human past, cannot help but color his narrative with the hues of his own political stances, his positions concerning political economy, his visions of a just society, his religious beliefs, and other such...


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Hans-Hermann Hoppe's Argumentation Ethic: A Critique

Philosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
In this article, Robert P. Murphy and Gene Callahan review of Hans-Hermann Hoppe's argument for defense of the justice of a social order based exclusively on private property. Volume 20, Number 2 (2006)


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Let’s Stay Together: On Direct Exchange and the Social Order

Free MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and MethodologySubjectivism

05/27/2009Mises Daily Articles
In a market economy, whether it is domestic or international in scope, everyone's standard of living can rise at once.
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