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The Great Leveling: A Note

Other Schools of Thought

02/05/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
It is possible to have greater income equality and greater economic growth. It simply requires more free market policies and less government interventionism.
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Are Ownership Rent and Pure Profit Separate Returns to the Entrepreneur?

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurship

02/04/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper elaborates and defends the concept of owner's rent as a return to the technical decision-making function of the owner of the firm. It argues that owner's rent is an return to unhirable labor and is separate and distinct from the profit earned by the owner in his entrepreneurial function...
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A Young Scholar on Mises’s Legacy and Impact

Austrian Economics Overview

02/02/2019The Austrian
Carmen Dorobăț, talks about growing up in post-Cold-War Romania and teaching today's economics and business students, who have been so thoroughly indoctrinated into the idea that governments can solve all the world's economic problems.
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Facing Inflation Alone: Juan de Mariana and His Struggle against Monetary Chaos

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsMonetary Theory

01/31/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Several generations have benefited unknowingly from Mariana's courageous efforts to defend private property and freedom against the tyrants of his day.
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A Brief Defense of Mises’s Conception of Time Preference and His Pure Time Preference Theory of Interest

Austrian Economics OverviewProduction Theory

01/29/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Money, Interest and the Structure of Production covers a broad range of topics in a manner that is intellectually courageous, provocative, and thought provoking.
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Are Markets Boring?

Big GovernmentFree Markets

12/29/2018The Free Market
The psychology of the anti-market left can be a puzzle, but even more confounding is the mentality of the anti-market right.
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Christmas Movies and Bad Economics

Free MarketsMedia and Culture

12/24/2018The Free Market
Why are so many Christmas movies rife with villainous capitalists who constantly seek to ruin Christmas?
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Professor Hébert on Entrepreneurship

EntrepreneurshipOther Schools of Thought

12/21/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Rothbard discusses the differences between Mises's and Kirzner's concept of the entrepreneur.
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Division of Labor and Society: The Social Rationalism of Mises and Destutt de Tracy

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsPraxeology

12/19/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Mises’s unique social theory does not appear to have had any precursors. However, the French liberal Destutt de Tracy, is one author who preceded and shared Mises’s rationalist views on society.
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100 Percent Reserve Banking and the Path to a Single-Country Gold Standard

Gold StandardInterventionismMoney and Banking

12/18/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
A look at the detrimental consequences of fractional reserve banking and outline its abolition before a viable gold standard can be established.
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