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Thorsten Polleit

Tags Financial MarketsMoney and Banking

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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Central Banks Are Hiding the True Price of Risk

Money and Banking

08/10/2017Mises Wire
Risk premiums determined in an unhampered market align the interests of savers and investors. When central banks interfere with this, trouble results.
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The Fed Remains on Course – to Trouble

The Fed

07/26/2017Mises Wire
If the Fed really intends to turn away from its easy-money policies, it has three options for doing it. All of them are risky.
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The Super Bubble Is in Trouble

Money and Banks

06/26/2017Mises Wire
Once the Super-Bubble pops, we will see what people demand as the ultimate means of payment: gold or cyber units, or both.
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How Long Can the Fed Keep the Boom Going?

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog05/30/2017
Given current bond and stock market valuations, investors seem to be fairly confident that the Fed will succeed in keeping the boom going.
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France's Election Provides Only Short-Term Relief For The Euro

Free MarketsMoney and Banks

Blog05/08/2017
France's new president Macron will face some major challenges at home, both economically and politically.
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