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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. 

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Trivial Objections to Fractional Reserve Free Banking

03/13/2012Audio/Video
The Murray N. Rothbard Memorial Lecture. Recorded March 9, 2012, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. Includes an introduction by Joseph T. Salerno. [1:00:03]
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The Blessing of a Strong Currency

Global EconomyMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

03/02/2012Mises Daily Articles
To hear some commentators talk, one would think that America's trade-deficit woes would be miraculously erased with a swift devaluation.
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Deflation's Inflationary Source

Global EconomyFiscal Theory

02/16/2012Mises Daily Articles
Central banks are fighting a foe — deflation — that is of their own making.
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The Fed's Quasi-Fiscal Policies

The FedFiscal TheoryMoney and BankingMonetary Theory

02/08/2012Mises Daily Articles
The current policies of the Fed are a sharp departure from the old way of performing monetary policy.
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The Risk of Sovereign Debt

Global EconomyInterventionismMoney and Banking

12/07/2011Mises Daily Articles
Events have concretely demonstrated that the risk expectations on Greek debt should be reset higher.
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