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Jörg Guido Hülsmann

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 Jörg Guido Hülsmann is a Senior Fellow of the Mises Institute, member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, and a corresponding member of the Pontifical Academy for Life. He is a professor of economics at the University of Angers, where he directs the Master in Law and Finance and codirects the double bachelor program in Law and Economics. He teaches classes on macroeconomics, money, banking, and finance. Dr. Hülsmann is the author of Abundance, Generosity, and the State (2023), Krise der Inflationskultur (2013), The Ethics of Money Production (2008), and Mises: The Last Knight of Liberalism (2007). His books and articles have been translated into twenty languages. His current research focuses on the political economy of financial markets, as well as on the theory of money and banking. More detailed information is available on and in his CV.

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The New Socialism Is a Public-Private Partnership


08/29/2023The Austrian
For the past seventy years, the major US foundations have been the main drivers of socialism, even more so than the state bureaucracies.
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Monetary Inflation Won't Create Economic Growth

Money and Banks


David Hume, Adam Smith, and Étienne de Condillac observed that money is neither a consumers' good nor a producers' good and that, therefore, its quantity is irrelevant for the wealth of a nation.

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The Epistemological Case for Capitalism

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

07/09/2022Mises Daily Articles
In Human Action , Mises had shown that economic analysis leads directly to laissez faire conclusions. He demonstrated that government intervention entails consequences that are unwanted even from the point of view of the champions of these interventions.
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How Society Works: Plato's Contribution

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and MethodologyProduction Theory

04/25/2022Mises Daily Articles
According to this theory, cooperation among any number of persons is more productive than the individual efforts of the same persons in isolation from one another.
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The Cultural and Spiritual Legacy of Fiat Inflation

EducationMedia and CultureWorld HistoryMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

02/10/2022Mises Daily Articles
Inflation erodes morals in creeping, insidious ways. It replaces social bonds with government controls.
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