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Lucas M. Engelhardt

Tags Business CyclesCapital and Interest Theory

Works Published inSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

AwardsGary G. Schlarbaum Prize for Excellence in Research and Teaching to a Promising Young Scholar

Lucas M. Engelhardt, a Fellow of the Mises Institute, received his PhD in economics from The Ohio State University, and is currently an associate professor at Kent State University's Stark campus. He received the 2018 Gary G. Schlarbaum Prize for Excellence in Research and Teaching. His work mainly centers on attaining a deeper understanding of the connection between business cycle theory and other subdisciplines in economics. For more information visit lucasmengelhardt.com

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Central Planning's Computation Problem

Calculation and Knowledge

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Friedrich Hayek and Ludwig von Mises demonstrated that central planners will be unable to manage an economy rationally due to the problems of dispersed knowledge and the impossibility of economic calculation
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qjae16_2_5.pdf

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Comment on "A Capital-Based Theory of Secular Growth"

Capital and Interest Theory

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Andrew Young (2009) suggests a capital-based theory for secular growth that is consistent with Austrian capital theory. He argues that investment in intangible capital
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qjae12_2_5.pdf

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Expansionary Monetary Policy and Decreasing Entrepreneurial Quality

The EntrepreneurMoney and BanksEntrepreneurshipMoney and Banking

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Austrian business cycle theory has been criticized on the basis of “rational expectations.” That is, reasonably high quality entrepreneurs—which are required for economic growth
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qjae15_2_2.pdf

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