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Money and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
Joe Weisenthal is questioning whether people should be able to deposit their money in a checking account and be paid interest on it — Rothbardians have been saying that for decades.
The FedU.S. EconomyMonetary Theory
Shelton has been condemned by "experts" from both sides, but anybody who would liken the Fed to the Soviet central planners is an independent thinker worth considering.
Money and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and BankingOther Schools of Thought
Keynesian economics is the economics of debt-addicted, lower-class spendthrifts: modern governments.
Money and BanksHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsMonetary Theory
Among the fallacies Mises debunked in his first book were those of the chartalists - the predecessors of Modern Monetary Theory.
It's not really true that governments can always just print money to pay off their debts.
Financial MarketsMoney and BanksGold StandardInterventionismMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
A monetary crisis is coming. Will gold or crypto replace the dollar?
The history of shadow banking development confirms Mises’s thesis that each government intervention leads to unintended consequences.
Scott Sumner's Market Monetarist framework is seductively simple, but relies on a definitional trick.
Business CyclesMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
The relevancy of Mises’ analysis to today’s monetary and financial situation.
Mises advocated free banking because he thought it would restrain fractional reserve banking, which he viewed as the cause of unsustainable booms.