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Shawn Ritenour

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Shawn Ritenour, a Fellow of the Mises Institute, and former Mises Research Fellow, teaches economics at Grove City College and is the author of Foundations of Economics: A Christian View.

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Samuelson and Rothbard: Two Texts and Two Legacies

EducationOther Schools of Thought

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
It is no wonder that the vast majority of Americans do not know whom, if anyone, they should believe regarding economic pronouncements.
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qjae8_2_5.pdf

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Review of Good and Plenty: The Creative Success of American Arts Funding by Tyler Cowen

Media and Culture

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Tyler Cowen has two great aims in his new book on government arts funding. One is to explain the distinctions between what he calls the aesthetic perspective and the economic perspective.
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qjae10_2_7.pdf

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Suggestions for Teaching Intermediate Macroeconomics: A Praxeological Perspective

EducationPraxeology

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Joseph T. Salerno (2004) has presented us with the choice of pursuing economics as a vocation or profession. The focus of the vocational economist is the pursuit of truth whereas the professional economist
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qjae9_4_3.pdf

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Review of Economics and Culture by David Throsby

Media and Culture

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
In sum, Economics and Culture is a serious attempt to bring economic analysis to bear on cultural issues. It is a fine survey of the cultural economics literature and makes a number of good isolated
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qjae6_2_5.pdf

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Post-Modern Economics: The Return of Depression Economics by Paul Krugman

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
While damning the free market with the faintest of praise, Krugman’s book provides us with an excellent example of why it is so important to get the analysis right before prescribing policy solutions for an economic problem.
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qjae3_1_9.pdf

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