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||Fight of the Century||According to the National Bureau of Economic Research, the Great Recession ended almost two years ago, in the summer of 2009. But we’re all uneasy. Job growth has been disappointing. The recovery seems fragile. Where should we head from here? Is [...]||4/27/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Part I: Keynesianism||Is our prosperity derived from a continual circular flow of spending? Is it impossible for a society to increase it's total savings? Can deficit spending by a government step in to replace private activity in order to maintain full employment [...]||10/25/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Part III: The Cluster of Errors||Are Austrians a broken clock that's right twice a day (when there's a bubble that busts)? Why do entrepreneurs continue to be fooled by manipulation of interest rates by the central bank? In this EconStories mini-documentary, part III [...]||10/22/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Part II: The Bust||So the boom turns to bust. What now? In this EconStories mini-documentary, economist and Hayek scholar Lawrence H. White offers his view on a Hayekian response to the bust phase of the Boom and Bust cycle and responds to the charge that F. A. Hayek [...]||10/22/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Part I: Fear the Boom||In this EconStories mini-documentary, economist and Hayek scholar Lawrence H. White provides an overview of the Mises/Hayek "Austrian" theory of Boom and Bust. Part one focuses on the unsustainability of a boom driven by artificially low [...]||10/22/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Fear the Boom and Bust||In Fear the Boom and Bust, John Maynard Keynes and F. A. Hayek, two of the great economists of the 20th century, come back to life to attend an economics conference on the economic crisis. Before the conference begins, and at the insistence of Lord [...]||6/22/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
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