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David Howden

Tags Business CyclesInterventionismMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

Works Published inQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free MarketSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleArticles of Interest

AwardsO.P. Alford III Prize in Political EconomyDouglas E. French Prize at Mises University

Dr. David Howden is a Fellow of the Mises Institute and Chair of the Department of Business and Economics, and professor of economics, at Saint Louis University at its Madrid campus. He is also Academic Vice President of the Ludwig von Mises Institute of Canada, and the founding editor of the Journal of Prices & Markets. He is the author of over 50 scholarly articles and books, mostly focusing on the business cycle. His latest book, The Fed at One Hundred, co-edited with Dr. Joseph T. Salerno, overviews the Federal Reserve's history and the theory behind its operations over the last 100 years. 

All Works

The World’s Largest Subprime Debtor: The US Government

Money and BanksTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

09/24/2014Mises Daily Articles
When the day of reckoning comes, will anyone criticize the Federal Reserve for making the unsustainable debt-fueled spending spree possible?
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Dr. David Howden: Let Banks Fail! (Central and Otherwise)

The FedFinancial MarketsBusiness Cycles

09/12/2014Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and David Howden discuss the history of banking in America before 1913 and the entanglements of the Federal Reserve.
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The Federal Reserve and the Financial Crisis, by Ben S. Bernanke

Booms and BustsThe FedMoney and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
There is trouble lurking in each of the book’s four chapters. The text gets off on a wrong foot as Bernanke overviews the origins and purposes of the Fed.
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qjae17_2_8.pdf

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What Is the Rate of Return on the Louisiana Purchase?

U.S. HistoryCalculation and Knowledge

07/11/2014Audio/Video
The true benefits of the Louisiana and Alaska Purchases are less clear than their value to pro-government propaganda, writes David Howden and Daniel Atienza. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Keith Hocker.
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What Is the Rate of Return on the Louisiana Purchase?

Financial MarketsU.S. HistoryValue and Exchange

07/07/2014Mises Daily Articles
The true benefits of the Louisiana and Alaska Purchases are less clear than their value to pro-government propaganda.
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