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Thorsten Polleit

Tags Financial MarketsMoney and Banking

Works Published inSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free Market

AwardsO.P. Alford III Prize in Political Economy

Dr. Thorsten Polleit, Chief Economist of Degussa and macro-economic advisor to the P&R REAL VALUE fund. He is Honorary Professor at the University of Bayreuth.

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The Gold Standard - That Never Was

Gold Standard

03/29/2013Audio/Video
From the session on "Studies in Economic History," presented at the Austrian Economics Research Conference. Recorded 22 March 2013 at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama...

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Banking and the State

World HistoryMoney and BankingOther Schools of Thought

02/01/2013Mises Daily Articles
Once a fiat money system has been put in place, banks and bankers have joined the vast criminal enterprise that is the state.

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Mind the Theory

Praxeology

08/13/2012Mises Daily Articles
The saying that things may work nicely in theory, but do not necessarily work in practice is well known, but there's good theory and bad theory...

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The Fiasco of Fiat Money

Booms and BustsGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMonetary TheoryValue and Exchange

06/18/2012Audio/Video
Today's worldwide fiat-money regime has effects that extend beyond what most people would imagine, writes Thorsten Polleit. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Harold Fritsche...

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The Fiasco of Fiat Money

Booms and BustsThe FedGlobal Economy

06/07/2012Mises Daily Articles
Today's worldwide fiat-money regime has effects that extend beyond what most people would imagine...

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