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William L. Anderson

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Bill Anderson is a professor of economics at Frostburg State University in Frostburg, Maryland. His Ph.D. in economics is from Auburn University, and he serves as an associate scholar with the Mises Institute. He has published numerous articles and papers on economics and political economy, including articles in The Independent Review, Reason Magazine, The Free Market, The Freeman, Public Choice, The American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics, and others. He is also a frequent contributor to

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Krugman's Straw-Man Market System

Other Schools of Thought

01/12/2011Mises Daily Articles
While Austrians see how individuals working through free markets have bettered their life situations, Krugman and his colleagues see only chaos, failure, and bad food.

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The Fable of the Krugman

The FedU.S. EconomyOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

03/25/2010Mises Daily Articles
"Yes, this is the mercantilist world of Paul Krugman. Peaceful private exchange is an act of aggression, and aggression will deliver us from an imaginary 'liquidity trap.' Indeed, war is peace, freedom is slavery, and ignorance is strength."...

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The Outsourcing Controversy and a Mistaken Theory of Value

Austrian Economics Overview

Recorded March 12, 2010, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama.

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Krugman Fails to "Get It" on Japan

Booms and BustsThe FedInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

03/05/2010Mises Daily Articles
Bubbles, as we have seen, result from deliberate "expansionary" policies by government authorities, yet Krugman always seems to treat them as being solely the products of private enterprise...

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Sticking to the Official Narrative

Free MarketsTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

12/29/2009Mises Daily Articles
There is a reason for Krugman to pursue this false narrative, and it is not because he actually believes it.

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