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Austrian Economics

Understanding Austrian Economics and Bitcoin

Austrian Economists are harsh critics of government central banks, fractional reserve banking, and the practice of lending money in greater quantity than the amount of deposits. For these reasons, Austrian Economists could be expected to be enthusiastic supporters of Bitcoin. Unfortunately, this is usually not the case... -Ben Best

Austrian Economics Research

| Austrian Economics: An Introduction - Steven Horwitz 2020
| Austrian Theory of Money - Murray Rothbard 1976
| Bitcoin and Austrian Economics (external link) - Bitcoin Magazine 2014
| Bitcoin and New Austrian Monetary Theory - Demelza Hays 2015
| Bitcoin: Economics, Technology, and Governance - Böhme, Christin, Edelman, Moore 2015
| Bitcoin, the Regression Theorem, and the Emergence of a New Medium of Exchange - Davidson and Block 2015
| Bitcoin Standard (A Book Review): The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking - Kristoffer Hansen 2019
| Could Bitcoin Be A Financial Solution For Developing Economies? - Alastair Clegg 2014
| Cryptocurrencies from an Austrian Perspective - Alistair Milne 2017
| Economics of Bitcoin: An Alternative to Fiat and Gold? - Peter Surda 2012
| How Bitcoin Spreads ‘Austrian Economics’ and thus Worldwide Intellectual Revolution (external link) - Evolutionary Liberalism 2017
| Introduction to Austrian Economics - Thomas Taylor 1980
| On the Origin of the Value of Cryptocurrencies - Er'el Granot 2018
| The Economics of Bitcoin - Andre Herman 2014
| Theory of Money and Credit - Ludwig Von Mises 1953
| The Theory of Money and Credit – and Bitcoin? (external link) - Alexandru Cojocaru 2016

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