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Theory of Money and Fiduciary Media

BooksMarch 13, 2013
Edited by Jörg Guido Hülsmann, the essays here presented provide insights for understanding the economic crises of our own time.

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What Has Government Done to Our Money?

BooksJuly 20, 2005
Rothbard boils down the Austrian theory to its essentials. He shows precisely how banks create money out of thin air and how the central bank, backed by government power, allows them to get away with it.

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What You Should Know About Inflation

BooksApril 4, 2007
Hazlitt presents the Austrian theory of money in the clearest possible terms, and contrasts it with the fallacies of government management.

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The Austrian Theory of the Trade Cycle and Other Essays

BooksDecember 5, 2005
Booms and busts are not endemic to the free market, argues the Austrian theory of the business cycle, but come about through manipulation of money and credit by central banks. In this monograph, Austrian giants explain and defend the theory against alternatives. Includes essays by Mises, Rothbard,...

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Putting Austrian Business-Cycle Theory to the Test

Mises DailyOctober 18, 2010
Paul Krugman is despairing of late, because a growing number of mainstream economists are adopting (versions of) Austrian business-cycle theory. The most recent convert is Minneapolis Fed president Narayana Kocherlakota.

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Essentials of Economic Theory

BooksOctober 20, 2006
John Bates Clark was an American adherent of the Marginalist School who engaged the Austrians and learned from them.

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Why Austrian Economics Matters

BooksAugust 1, 2007
Often regarded as the best single overview of the teachings of the Austrian school, its contribution to the history of ideas, and the political implications of Austrian economic theory.

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An Outline of International Price Theory

BooksJanuary 31, 2007
Wu looks at the history of economic thought as a way to explain what was happening in 1930s China and why.

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The Theory of Education in the United States

BooksOctober 29, 2007
In these lectures, Nock goes to the heart of the matter of what is wrong with the structure of education in the United States: the policy, imposed by government, of universal admissions on the theory that everyone is equally educable.

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The Theory of Prices: A Re-Examination of the Central Problems of Monetary Theory, Vol. II

BooksSeptember 3, 2009
From the author: In the first volume of this work, I set myself the task of welding into a single, unified organon the disparate, and often apparently contradictory, analytical approaches to certain "central problems of monetary theory." In the present volume, I have set myself the task...

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The Austrian School of Economics: A History of Its Ideas, Ambassadors, and Institutions

BooksFebruary 24, 2011
A guide to the history, ideas, and institutions of the Austrian School of economics written by two Austrian intellectuals who have gone to the sources themselves to provide a completely new look at the tradition and what it means for the future.

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Praxeology and Understanding: An Analysis of the Controversy in Austrian Economics

BooksJuly 28, 2008
George Selgin argues that what Mises called praxeology is ultimately rooted in a conception of economic logic that is undeniable and not subject to the claims of those who would extend the idea of "subjectivism" beyond its appropriate bounds.

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Business-Cycle Theory in the United States, 1860–1900

BooksJuly 28, 2015
A detailed examination of the theories of booms, crises, depressions, and business cycles as written by authors in the United States during the period of 1860–1900. This is not a critical review but a statement of what was written about these events...

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Capital, Interest, and Rent: Essays in the Theory of Distribution

BooksFebruary 27, 2007
A reader on the Austrian theory of capital and interest.

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Nationalökonomie: Theorie des Handelns und Wirtschaftens

BooksMay 9, 2010
The German original of what later became Human Action . It was published first in 1940 after Mises's years in exile in Geneva...

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What Must Be Done

BooksJune 24, 2009
Hans-Hermann Hoppe dissects the nature of the modern democratic state and suggests strategies for enacting a bottom-up libertarian revolution in ideology and civil government.

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Mises's Revolutionary Theory of Money

Mises DailyMarch 12, 2013
The publication of Ludwig von Mises’s Theorie des Geldes und der Umlaufsmittel in 1912 marks a turning point in the history of economics, and of the Austrian School in particular. Mises contributed a great many original and penetrating arguments, each of which he articulated at its proper...

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Mises Introduces the Austrian School

Mises DailyJune 26, 2009
"What distinguishes the Austrian School and will lend it everlasting fame is its doctrine of economic action, in contrast to one of economic equilibrium or nonaction."...

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Is There Such a Thing as Austrian Investing?

Mises DailyJanuary 7, 2009
What can be more Austrian than an investment strategy that is based entirely in the notion that the future is uncertain and accurately forecasting it is impossible?

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