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George A. Selgin

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George Selgin is a Senior Fellow and director of the Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives at the Cato Institute. Formerly a professor at the University of Georgia, he has discovered the monetary equivalent of the lost city of Atlantis. He has written a full-scale historical narrative — one that is deeply interesting and engaging — that has been largely unknown, even to scholars of the Industrial Revolution. Send him mail.

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Good Money

Money and BanksWorld HistoryMoney and Banking

07/14/2008Books
This is the true and remarkable story of private coinage and banking in Britain in the early years of the Industrial Revolution (1775-1850).
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Ludwig von Mises and the Case for Gold

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/20/2005Articles of Interest
From the Cato Journal , Vol. 19, No. 2, 1999.
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cj19n2-4_3.pdf

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In Defense of Fiduciary Media—or, We are Not Devo(lutionists), We are Misesians!

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/20/2005Review of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10
From The Review of Austrian Economics Vol. 9, No. 2 1996.
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rae9_2_5_4.pdf

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Government Caused

Booms and BustsU.S. HistoryInterventionismMonetary Theory

02/09/1999Mises Daily Articles
Revising the history of the Great Depression.
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Less than Zero: The Case for a Falling Price Level in a Growing Economy

Prices

03/16/1997Books
Zero inflation's full benefits will not be grasped unless we recognize it as a stepping-stone towards something even better.
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