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Thorsten Polleit

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

AwardsO.P. Alford III Prize in Political Economy

Dr. Thorsten Polleit, Chief Economist of Degussa and macro-economic advisor to the P&R REAL VALUE fund. He is Honorary Professor at the University of Bayreuth.

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The Fiasco of Fiat Money

Booms and BustsThe FedGlobal Economy

06/07/2012Mises Daily Articles
Today's worldwide fiat-money regime has effects that extend beyond what most people would imagine.
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The Worst of All Monetary Policies

Booms and BustsThe FedMonetary Theory

04/04/2012Mises Daily Articles
Combining the balance sheets of commercial banks and the Fed provides insight into the expansion of the monetary sector as a whole.
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The Euro Currency in the Light of the Progression Theorem

Symposium on the Centennial of 'The Theory of Money and Credit'. Recorded March 9, 2012, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. [20:16]
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Bailing Out Banks Is Inflationary

InterventionismMoney and Banking

02/22/2012Mises Daily Articles
A policy of unlimited increase in the money supply leads to a drastic debasement of the fiat currency.
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How Deflationary Forces Will Be Turned into Inflation

The FedGlobal EconomyInterventionismMonetary Theory

01/19/2012Mises Daily Articles
In today's fiat-money regime, the possibility of deflation appears fairly small indeed.
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