Liberty, Knowledge, and the Economic Process
One of the most fundamental insights in economics is the role that prices play in coordinating human action. For the Austrians, however, the emphasis is placed on the price system as a knowledge communication process. This conference invited humanities scholars with particular interest in issues of communication to consider economics and prices as a method of communication of disparate and often tacit knowledge.
From Liberty Fund
Planning for Freedom
By Ludwig von Mises
Edited by Bettina Bien Greaves
In this anthology, Mises offers an articulate and accessible introduction to and critique of two topics he considers especially important: inflation and government interventionism. Mises believes inflation, that is monetary expansion, is destructive; it destroys savings and investment, which are the basis for production and prosperity. Government controls and economic…
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