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Jean–Baptiste Say: Revolutionary, Entrepreneur, Economist, by Evert Schoorl

History of the Austrian School of Economics

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This present volume is a full–length biography of Say, and presents a detailed account of the life and intellectual development of the founder of the French Liberal School...
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Review of Defending the Undefendable II: Freedom in All Realms, by Walter E. Block

Political Theory

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Walter Block is at his finest when he subjects the most loathsome jobs and nastiest behaviors to logical libertarian scrutiny. Block’s Defending the Undefendable has needled and irritated an entire generation of readers...
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IHS and the Rebirth of Austrian Economics: Some Reflections on 1974–1976

EducationMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Starting in 1974, the Institute for Humane Studies (IHS), based at that time in Menlo Park, California, began an ambitious plan to resurrect the then near to dead Austrian school of thought in economics.
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The Economic Consequences of Loan Maturity Mismatching in the Unhampered Economy

Financial Markets

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Some economists of the Austrian School contend that business cycles are created when banks use the proceeds of short–term time deposits to create longer-term loans...
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Rothbard's Time Market and the Demand for Present Goods

Production Theory

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper defends the Rothbardian theory which states that the proportion of consumption spending relative to investment spending is systematically related to the interest rate through time preference in society,
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Not Enough Bricks: Monetary Misperceptions and the UK Housing Boom

Booms and BustsGlobal Economy

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This article analyzes the housing boom witnessed in the UK economy from 1994–2007 in light of the Austrian theory of the business cycle (ABC). Ludwig von Mises’s parable of the “bricks” is utilized to provide empirical...
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Misesian Insights for Modern Macroeconomics

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Ludwig von Mises Memorial Lecture from the 2014 Austrian Economics Research Conference presented by J. Huston McCulloch. Ludwig von Mises’s writings contain many insights that are very relevant for mainstream macroeconomics...
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Sunk Costs and Contestable Markets

Production Theory

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The aim of this paper is twofold: to reformulate the concept of contestable markets in the context of property boundaries and to recapitulate the characteristics of “sunk costs.”...
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Legal Monocentrism and the Paradox of Government

Political Theory

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
In this paper I shall argue that, in contrast to its monocentric counterpart, only the institutional framework of legal polycentrism can overcome the problem of the so-called “paradox of government”...
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Driving the Market Process: "Alertness" Versus Innovation and "Creative Destruction"

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper summarizes and compares the theories of entrepreneurship of Joseph A. Schumpter and Israel M. Kirzner as presented in their major scholarly contributions to economic analysis.
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