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Malavika Nair

Tags Financial MarketsMoney and BanksMoney and BankingProduction Theory

Works Published inQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsSpeeches and Presentations

AwardsLawrence W. Fertig Prize in Austrian Economics

Malavika Nair is assistant professor of Economics in the Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy at Troy University, Alabama. Her research focuses on questions related to monetary theory, financial history, private enterprise in money production and financial services, as well as the economics of caste.

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Money and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

Learn the fundamentals of the Austrian school.

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Money or Money Substitutes?: Implications of Selgin's Small Change Challenge

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Selgin (2009) questions the practicality of 100 percent reserve requirements applied to small change. He interprets the private coinage of small change in 18th century England as embodying fiduciary media


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What is Money?

Money and Banks

Delivered at the Mises Institute on 21 June 2012.

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Money Proper and Money Substitutes in Mises’s Thought

Session on History of Thought. Recorded March 12, 2011, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. [14:56]

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