Money and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking
Without saving and investment, there can be no material progress — which is necessary for cultural progress and flourishing.
U.S. EconomyU.S. History
The US is often criticized for supposedly offering a lower quality of life than Europe. But far more Europeans migrate to the US than the other way around.
Money and Banking
Let us see what happens under inflation, and why it happens.
Bureaucracy and RegulationCronyism and CorporatismHealth
Obesity has skyrocketed since the government became involved in the food pyramid.
Global EconomyProtectionism and Free TradeInterventionism
Trump has exposed the hypocrisy of the "free trade" advocates in China and Europe. But by raising tariffs, Trump and other world leaders are inviting disaster.
Austrian Economics OverviewBusiness CyclesHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought
Jesús Huerta de Soto is probably the most important Austro-libertarian thinker you're not reading.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
It's true that the Fed doesn't directly set a target for money creation. But by setting interest-rate targets, the Fed adopts a de facto policy of money creation.
BiographiesMoney and BanksHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsProduction Theory
War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics
WWI symbolized the triumph of militarism and nationalism over the all-too-brief flourishing of liberalism — and also sowed the seeds of fascism, socialism, and the Second World War.
The Dutch Republic transformed the fervor of predestination into faith in personal destiny — and the singularly capitalistic means of getting there.