Inflation

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Why Deflation Can Be a Good Thing

Booms and BustsInflationMonetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

Blog03/06/2020

Brazilian journalist André de Godoy interviews economist and Mises Institute scholar Antony Mueller on the nature of money, banking, and prices.

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Mises: To Adopt Keynesian Terminology Is to Legitimize It

InflationLabor and WagesMedia and Culture

Blog02/29/2020

Ludwig von Mises discusses inflation, labor unions, and issues of the adoption of improper terminology and widespread public misinformation at the Mont Pèlerin Society meeting at Princeton, New Jersey, on September 11, 1958.

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Fed-Driven Asset Price Inflation Means You Can Now Buy Less House Than You Could Before

Booms and BustsInflationMonetary Policy

Blog02/27/2020

Central banks are driving asset price inflation in stocks and real estate. That means people holding those assets get richer. But everyone else just gets higher prices.

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The COVID Crash: A Webinar with Daniel Lacalle

Booms and BustsInflationFinancial MarketsMonetary PolicyMoney and BanksTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

May 15, 2020

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Virtual

Join the Mises Institute and economist Daniel Lacalle for a special live seminar on the COVID-19 crisis and what it means for your economic future.

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The Fed Is Doing "Whatever It Takes" to Prop Up the Economy. That's a Very Bad Thing.

InflationMonetary PolicyInterventionism

05/27/2020Audio/Video
There's now no difference between monetary policy and other government programs designed to prop up firms, industries, and other favored groups. The Fed is simply another government planning agency.
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To Prevent Problematic Inflation, We Need More Production. Which Means There's Trouble Ahead.

InflationMonetary PolicyOther Schools of Thought

05/26/2020Audio/Video
Price inflation is so difficult to predict, because there are so many moving parts: money supply, demand, money velocity, and supply of goods and services.
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A Note on Some Recent Misinterpretations of the Cantillon Effect

Central BanksInflationMonetary PolicyCantillon

05/21/2020Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Sieroń comments on Book and Sumner regarding the Cantillon effect, arguing that the Austrian analysis of the Cantillon effect is correct.
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Let's Hope Deflation Is Headed Our Way

InflationLabor and WagesMonetary TheoryProduction Theory

05/21/2020Audio/Video
Central banks have decided that one of their main missions is to prevent deflation. But this only ends up causing the malinvestments that lead to economic busts.
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Germany Pushes Back against the ECB's Bailouts

InflationFinancial Markets

05/13/2020Audio/Video
The EU has now become essentially a makeshift, lawless regime designed to prop up bankrupt states. So much so, in fact, that even the German supreme court has become alarmed.
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Why Has There Been So Little Consumer Price Inflation?

InflationFinancial Markets

05/11/2020Audio/Video
Prices of consumer goods have grown rather slowly in spite of sizable money supply growth. Why is there a gap?
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