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The Political Economy of the Antifederalists

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

02/02/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The Constitution, Antifedralists said, lacked sufficient mechanisms to prevent the new government from taxing, spending, and regulating without limit.
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11_1_6_0.pdf

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China's Great Migration

Strategy

01/31/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The huge migration of Chinese from farms to urban manufacturing centers is key to understanding China's economic growth in recent years.

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Review The Euro: How a Common Currency Threatens the Future of Europe

Monetary Theory

01/29/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Stiglitz proposes interfering with the free market, without demonstrating that the free market does not work. “Sentence first—verdict afterwards.”

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Public Debt: An Illusion of Democratic Political Economy

Calculation and KnowledgeSubjectivism

01/29/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Is public debt really an illusion of democratic political economy, or is it something else entirely?

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Response to a Review of Money, Banking, and the Business Cycle

Austrian Economics OverviewBusiness Cycles

01/29/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
I discuss the effect of changes in interest rates versus changes in the rate of profits, and criticisms of Objectivist philosophy, and other criticisms.

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Labor Market Effects in the Austrian Business Cycle Theory

Business CyclesMonetary Theory

01/29/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
An open question in the Austrian business cycle theory is how labor markets across the structure of production react to broader changes in the economy.

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Subjective Expectations and the Process of Equilibration: The Views of Lachmann

Subjectivism

01/29/2018Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Lachmann claimed expectations are subjective and coupled with the change of market data, greatly undermines any process of equilibration.

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The Child Labor Amendment Debate of the 1920's

Financial MarketsLegal SystemU.S. History

01/29/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The failed attempt to pass an anti-child-labor amendment in the 1920s offers some fascinating insights into the Progressive ideology of the time.
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10_2_3_0.pdf

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The Neglected Costs of the Warfare State: An Austrian Tribute to Seymour Melman

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingWar and Foreign Policy

01/10/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Melman was associated with the left, but his analysis of the warfare state is very libertarian and deserves wider dissemination.
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22_1_7.pdf

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The Great Depression Tax Revolts Revisited

Booms and BustsU.S. HistoryBusiness Cycles

01/08/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Beito did a great service for the scholarship of liberty and American history with his rediscovery of the Great Depression-era tax resistance movement.
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15_3_4.pdf

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