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InflationMonetary PolicyProduction Theory
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.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Given that Fed policymakers are of the view that a decline in the annual growth of prices is bad for the economy they are most likely to embark on very easy monetary policy in near future.
What matters is not price rises as such, but the increase in the money supply that sets in motion the exchange of nothing for something or "the counterfeit effect." Business cycles and recessions follow.
Pastor built on the work of the French liberals, and anticipated many of the later insights of the Austrian School.
An overheating economy emerges once expenditure rises without being backed up by production, a situation that emerges when the money stock is increasing.
EntrepreneurshipMonopoly and Competition
Philosophy and Methodology
Joseph Salerno's essay "Ludwig von Mises as a Social Rationalist," is now available in a new easier-to-read version.