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Is Money Creation Fueling the Stock Market Surge?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog1 hour ago
In order then to have a general increase in prices, all other things being equal, there must be an increase first in the money supply.

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Should We Use Probability in Economics?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog02/14/2018
The numerical probability is only relevant in the sphere of non- economics where homogeneous cases are observed.

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Why Good Economics Requires Good Theory

Money and Banking

Blog02/06/2018
Statistical data cannot produce much information about the underlying causes behind human action.

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Dehomogenizing Austrian Economics: The Revival of Wieser

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Blog02/05/2018
The dehomogenization debate shows the diversity of views that Austrian economists, old and new, have on issues that lay at the heart of economic theory.

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Why Perfect Competition Is not So Perfect

Monopoly and Competition

Blog02/01/2018
A large variety of products — and not a large number of market participants — is what matters for competition.

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Bob Dylan as Economic Prophet

Media and CultureU.S. Economy

Blog01/17/2018
Change is the defining feature of our modern age. But you would never know it when surveying today’s financial market landscape.

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Falling Prices Are a Good Thing

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog01/16/2018
Entrepreneurs, in the pursuit of the price that will yield profits, will direct real funding towards the improvement of people’s lives and well-being.

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How to End the Organ Donor Shortage

Free Markets

Blog01/13/2018
To find more organ donors, we don't need a government ad campaign. We only need to free the markets.

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Like Returning Gifts? Thank the Market

EntrepreneurshipMonopoly and Competition

Blog01/04/2018
For Austrians, competition entails not only vigorous price cutting, but intense competition in terms of product quality, return policies, and more.

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