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Karl-Friedrich Israel

Tags Money and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

Works Published inMises Daily Article

AwardsDouglas E. French Prize at Mises University

Karl-Friedrich Israel is a lecturer at the University of Angers; a PhD candidate studying with Jörg Guido Hülsmann at the University of Angers; and a 2016 Mises Fellow. Contact: email.

Karl-Friedrich Israel is a 2016 Mises Institute Fellow
Research area: monetary theory and policy, history of modern macroeconomics, methodology
Current affiliation: a PhD candidate and lecturer at the University of Angers in France
Future plans: academic career
Previous Mises Institute events: Mises University 2014, 2015, 2016; Rothbard Graduate Seminar 2015, 2016; Austrian Economic Research Conference 2016, presented "Pawel Ciompa and the Meaning of Econometrics"

All Works

What Trump Means: A European Perspective

Global Economy

03/01/2017The Austrian
Almost all political events and ongoing developments in Europe are now interpreted in light of Trump’s victory.

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Five Reasons for Central Banks: Are They Any Good?

The FedMoney and Banking

No justification for central banks erases the fact that the central banks are creatures of power politics rather than economic reason.

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Inflation May Be Causing a Long-Term Rise in Unemployment

Money and BanksMoney and Banking


Far from being neutral, inflation leads to changes in political institutions, and these changes push up unemployment over time.

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The "Lucas Critique" Is Misesian at its Core

Philosophy and MethodologyPraxeologySubjectivism


Like Mises, economist Robert Lucas understood that realities of human action make it impossible to treat economics as if it were a physical science.

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Our Disastrous Monetary System: A New Must-Read Book

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking


Blind Robbery!, a new, easy-to-read book on money is a must-read for anyone who wishes to understand the damage our easy-money system is doing.

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