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Paul F. Cwik

Tags Money and BanksBusiness CyclesCapital and Interest TheoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsMoney and Banking

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Dr. Paul Cwik is a Fellow of the Mises Institute and the BB&T Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Mount Olive. He also teaches the BB&T classes on the Foundations of Capitalism at North Carolina State University. He earned a BA from Hillsdale College, an MA from Tulane University, and a PhD from Auburn University, where he was a Mises Research Fellow. He has taught at several colleges and universities, including Auburn University, Campbell University, and Walsh College. He co-chairs the Austrian Economics Forum, a student discussion group at NCSU. Dr. Cwik has presented academic papers at the Southern Economic Association, the Society for the Development of Austrian Economics, the Prague Conference on Political Economy, the Austrian Scholars Conference, the BB&T Conferences on the study of capitalism, and the Austrian Economics Research Conference. He has published in academic journals that include Economic AffairsThe Quarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsNew Perspectives on Political Economy: A Bilingual Interdisciplinary Journal, and Business Ethics: A European Review. He is also a reviewer of Essays in Economic and Business History and The Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics. He has also published in The Freeman: Ideas on Liberty and his dissertation has been cited by The Wall Street Journal (February 2006).

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Social Insecurity

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyInterventionism

08/13/2010Mises Daily Articles
The bottom line is that, for today's 21-year-old, Social Security is a negative return.
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The Distress Index

03/14/2010Audio/Video
Recorded March 13, 2010, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama.
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Recession Economics and Non-Neutral Money

04/29/2009Audio/Video
Paul Cwik presents Recession Economics and Non-Neutral Money. From the 2009 ASC Panel: Sound Money.
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Is There Room for Intellectual Property Rights in Austrian Economics?

Legal SystemProduction TheoryValue and Exchange

03/04/2008Articles of Interest
Presented at the Austrian Scholars Conference 2008. Abstract : This paper examines whether intellectual property rights are possible under a libertarian system. It considers the arguments of Murray Rothbard and Stephan Kinsella. Rothbard has developed one of the most complete systems of rights in...
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An Investigation of Inverted Yield Curves and Economic Downturns

Business CyclesCapital and Interest Theory

07/20/2005Articles of Interest
Cwik's dissertation submitted to the Graduate Faculty of Auburn University for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, 14 May 2004.
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