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CRITIQUE OF PIKETTY'S “CAPITAL IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY” FROM A HETERODOX PERSPECTIVE
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of the lecture given by Dante A. Urbina at the Volkshochschule (“Community College”)
in Göttingen - Germany organized by the Inter-Cultural Association “Our America
Göttingen e. V.” on January 9, 2015. It includes a chapter by chap...

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ON THE WELFARE STATE, EMPLOYMENT, UNEMPLOYMENT AND UNDEREMPLOYMENT
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transcript of the video “ On the Welfare State, employment, unemployment and underemployment”:   On the Welfare State, employment, unemployment and underemployment  (E xcerpt from "Is there a future for the capitalism?" -full
video in Spanish-, discussion organized by Dante ...

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ON ECONOMIC CORRUPTION, POLITICAL CORRUPTION AND FINANCIAL CRISIS
Full transcript of the video “On Economic Corruption,
Political Corruption and Financial Crisis”: On economic corruption, political corruption and financial crisis ( Excerpt from “The financial
crisis, guilt of the market or the State?” full video in Spanish, discussion
organi...

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AUSTRIAN ECONOMISTS PREDICTED THE FINANCIAL CRISIS?: CRITIQUE OF THE AUSTRIAN BUSINESS CYCLE THEORY (Part V)
(Final part of the article) 5. The issue of the rationality of
the agents The idea of ​​“endogenous”
explanation of the crisis is quite problematic for the Austrian paradigm. In
the Austrian School’s view the market is a "spontaneous order" and if
something...

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AUSTRIAN ECONOMISTS PREDICTED THE FINANCIAL CRISIS?: CRITIQUE OF THE AUSTRIAN BUSINESS CYCLE THEORY (Part IV)
(The final part of this article will be published the next week) 4. The financial instability hypothesis: "endogenous" explanation of the crisis Hyman Minsky was a post-Keynesian economist whose ideas were rejected in
their time because they were considered...

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AUSTRIAN ECONOMISTS PREDICTED THE FINANCIAL CRISIS?: CRITIQUE OF THE AUSTRIAN BUSINESS CYCLE THEORY (Part III)
3. The Fed did it?: critique of “exogenous”
explanation of the crisis The other central point of the argumentation that is made from the
Austrian Business Cycle Theory in order to sustain that the State caused the
crisis refers to the preponderant role of t...

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AUSTRIAN ECONOMISTS PREDICTED THE FINANCIAL CRISIS?: CRITIQUE OF THE AUSTRIAN BUSINESS CYCLE THEORY (Part. II)
(The next parts of this article will be published weekly). 2. Hayek - Sraffa debate and the fallacy of the “natural
rate of interest” The debate between Friedrich von Hayek, perhaps the most prominent
representative of the Austrian School in the twentieth c...

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AUSTRIAN ECONOMISTS PREDICTED THE FINANCIAL CRISIS?: CRITIQUE OF THE AUSTRIAN BUSINESS CYCLE THEORY (Part II)
2. Hayek - Sraffa debate and the fallacy of the “natural
rate of interest” The debate between Friedrich von Hayek, perhaps the most prominent
representative of the Austrian School in the twentieth century, and Piero
Sraffa, Italian economist who founded the...

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Austrian Economists Predicted the Financial Crisis?: Critique of the Austrian Business Cycle Theory (Part I)
1. Austrian Business Cycle Theory and the financial
crisis The global financial crisis is, without doubt, the most important
economic event of our time. Its depth, extent and duration have led many people
to put into question the free market and capitalism....
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