Profiles

Home | Profile | Thorsten Polleit
  • Thorsten Polleit

Thorsten Polleit

Tags Financial MarketsMoney and Banking

Works Published inThe Free MarketSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

Dr. Thorsten Polleit is Chief Economist of Degussa and Honorary Professor at the University of Bayreuth. He also acts as an investment advisor.

All Works

Inflation as a Tool of the Radical Left

InflationMonetary PolicySocialism

Blog09/17/2020

It becomes clear that ramping up inflation is a tool for those who wish to overthrow the existing economic and social order—to get rid of what little is left of the free market system.

Read More

Sound Money Is Key to Defending Our Liberties

BitcoinMoney and BanksStrategy

Blog09/02/2020

Ludwig von Mises viewed sound money as a limit on government power and as "an instrument for the protection of civil liberties against despotic inroads on the part of governments. "

Read More

Gold Prices Show There's a "Big Short" Going on in Official Currencies

Financial Markets

08/22/2020Mises Media
A rising price of gold and silver in US dollars, euros, Chinese renminbi, Japanese yen, etc. means this: the higher the price of this precious metal, the lower the exchange value of official currencies.
Read More

Gold Prices Show There's a "Big Short" Going on in Official Currencies

Blog08/13/2020

A rising price of gold and silver in US dollars, euros, Chinese renminbi, Japanese yen, etc. means this:  the higher the price of this precious metal, the lower the exchange value of official currencies.

Read More

New Opportunities for Marxists: Climate Change and Coronavirus

CapitalismProgressivismSocialism

07/24/2020Mises Media
Every economic system is a mixture of market action and state control. The Marxist strategy is to blame every ill caused by state intervention on capitalism.
Read More
Shield icon audience