Archive for May, 2010

“Monetary Central Planning and the State”

“Monetary Central Planning and the State”
The Future of Freedom Foundation has an in-depth history of the debate over a monetary central authority. Dr. Richard Ebeling offers his stunning knowledge on the subject in a 40 part series entitled “Monetary Central Planning and the State”. To read his work, here is a link to the FFF’s...
May 28th, 2010 | History of Money, Popular Articles | Read More

On the EU’s Bank Bailout Fund

On the EU’s Bank Bailout Fund
On Wednesday, I posted a Wall Street Journal article on the EU’s plan to levy taxes on banks that would fund a bank bailout system. The article states,  But the commission is adamant that the funds shouldn’t be used to pump capital into banks or for other measures that could benefit bank shareholders...
May 28th, 2010 | Commentary | Read More

Steve Horwitz on Monetary Equilibrium Theory

Steve Horwitz on Monetary Equilibrium Theory
“Professor Steve Horwitz gives a talk on Capital and Its Structure to the student of the Advanced Austrian Economics seminar in Irvington, New York.” Listen here.   Mentary Equilibrium Theory Steve Horwitz Advanced Austrian Economics Via the Foundation for Economic Education.   Image by...
May 28th, 2010 | Audio-Video, State of Money | Read More

“When Will the Eurozone Collapse?”

“When Will the Eurozone Collapse?”
“As a long-standing critic of the concept of a single European currency, I have not rejoiced at the current problems in the eurozone that threaten the very survival of the euro. Before discussing the events surrounding the Greek debt crisis further, I must provide at least a working definition...
May 27th, 2010 | Future of Money, Policy Papers | Read More

The Recovery Starts With Sound Money – Judy Shelton

The Recovery Starts With Sound Money – Judy Shelton
The willingness to work for the sake of future prosperity is a universal human quality, but people must believe there is a link between effort and reward. The euro is beset with fiscal calamities that threaten its downfall, and markets in the U.S. are roiled by uncertainty over the government’s...
May 27th, 2010 | Commentary, Popular Articles | Read More