History of Economic Thought

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010
"For the graduate students, my focus is both to communicate the basic idea (and research puzzles) of how to study intertemporal coordination.
Tuesday, May 4th, 2010
"In the free market, interest rates perform the same functions as all other prices: to provide information to market participants; to serve as an incentive mechanism for buyers and sellers; and to bring market supply and demand into balance.
Wednesday, April 28th, 2010
The recent financial crisis has called into question several basic tenets of mainstream macroeconomics.
Friday, April 23rd, 2010
"Free market economists are not necessarily defenders of business. Crony capitalism has a long history. Mercantilism was a form of crony capitalism, and was the main target of Adam Smith's critical abilities.
Thursday, April 22nd, 2010
"In a confrontational and much-needed LewRockwell.com article, Prof. William Anderson launched a counter-attack against mainstream academic economists' refusal to consider seriously the Austrian School's theory of money.
Friday, April 2nd, 2010
Our friends at the GMU Economics Society & the Future of Freedom Foundation invite you to the last installment of the Economic Liberty Lecture Series of this year with Dr. Richard Ebeling.
Friday, January 15th, 2010
"In my despair about the hopelessness of finidng a politically feasible solution to what is technically the simplist possible problem, namely to stop inflation, I threw out in a lecture delivered about a year ago a somewhat startling suggestion, the further pursuit of which has opened quite unexpect
Tuesday, January 12th, 2010

Murray N. Rothbard was the consummate scholar in several fields. From my first meeting with Murray Rothbard, attending Ludwig von Mises seminar at New York University, more than forty years before the sadness of his death, I knew him longest as an economic historian.