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George Reisman

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George Reisman, Ph.D., is Pepperdine University Professor Emeritus of Economics and the author of Capitalism: A Treatise on Economics (Ottawa, Illinois: Jameson Books, 1996; Kindle Edition, 2012). More articles like these can be found at his blog.

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How Labor Unions Hurt Workers

09/07/2014The Free Market
Labor unions and the general public almost totally ignore the essential role played by falling prices in achieving rising real wages.
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Labor Unions Are Anti-Labor

InterventionismProduction Theory

08/01/2014Mises Media
Labor unions work to prevent increases in the productivity of workers, which is ultimately the only way to increase real wages, writes George Reisman. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Robert Hale.
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Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk's "Value, Cost, and Marginal Utility": Notes on the Translation

Value and Exchange

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Böhm-Bawerk is the most important Austrian economist after Ludwig von Mises. The author says this on the basis of the fact that his writings provide by far the best and most comprehensive development


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Environmentalism in the Light of Menger and Mises

The Environment

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
A rational response to the possibility of large-scale environmental change is to establish the economic freedom of individuals to deal with it , if and when it comes.


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The Goal of Monetary Reform

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The essential reason that a 100-percent-reserve gold standard should be the ultimate goal of monetary reform is that is would secure the economic system against the evils both of inflation and of deflation-depression.


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