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Mark A. DeWeaver

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Mark A. DeWeaver, PhD, manages Quantrarian Asia Hedge, a fund that invests in listed Asian equities and related index products. He also writes a blog on investment and finance for Iraq Business News.

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Beyond Calculation: The Austrian Business Cycle in the Socialist Commonwealth

Business Cycles

05/20/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper extends Austrian business cycle theory to the command economy and demonstrates that Mises’s socialist commonwealth would not be free from Rothbardian error cycles.
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A Skyscraper Curse with Chinese Characteristics

Global EconomyInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

08/26/2013Mises Daily Articles
This skyscraper craze is a massive misallocation of resources resulting from indiscriminate investment promotion by local governments.
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Freedom Is Free

Free MarketsMedia and Culture

05/03/2011Mises Daily Articles
Many people imagine that authoritarian regimes have an advantage over free societies because they can force people to conform to a rational plan.
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Can China Transform its Mode of Growth?

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and BankingOther Schools of Thought

06/23/2009Mises Daily Articles
The problem is not really economic but political. And as long as "the leadership of the Party" and "Marxism, Leninism, Mao Ze-dong thought" remain enshrined in the preamble to the Chinese constitution, the solution is likely to remain as elusive as ever.
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