Category Archives: Hayek

Keynes/Hayek Debate in NYC, November 8

Calling All Austrians: Keynes/Hayek Debate in NYC Nicholas Wapshott, author of the new book Keynes Hayek: The Clash that Defined Modern Economics, is hosting a debate in New York City on November 8 that will pit these two thinkers’ ideas against … Continue reading

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Blame the Fed for the Financial Crisis

By RON PAUL The Fed fails to grasp that an interest rate is a price, the price of time. Attempting to manipulate that price is as destructive as any other government price control. To know what is wrong with the Federal … Continue reading

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Hayek on Stimulus

“The general fact that booms have always appeared with a great increase of investment, a large part of which proved to be erroneous .. fits in with the idea that a supply of capital was made apparent which wasn’t actually … Continue reading

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Ron Paul discusses how he found Austrian economics at LPAC

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Tsunamis and Obama’s Keynesian necro-nomics

From John Papola’s great website: http://butwhatthehelldoiknow.com/2011/03/11/about-tsunamis-as-stimulus/ about tsunamis as “stimulus”? It THIS “stimulus”? Larry Summers thinks so. Here’s Larry, the former director of the White House National Economic Council for President Obama and a strong believer in Keynesian so-called “stimulus”, … Continue reading

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The Hayek Business Cycle Theory Rap

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