Robert P. Murphy

The Euro: The Folly of Political Currency

Free Enterprise Zone, The Freeman, Robert P. Murphy The financial markets continue to surge and collapse based on the latest news from Europe. As of...

The Fed's Long Shot

Robert P. Murphy, Mises.org Last week the Fed announced "Operation Twist," in which the central bank will buy $400 billion of longer-dated Treasury securities while...

The Fed: The Chicago School’s Achilles Heel

Robert P. Murphy, Mises.org In a recent post "Triumph of the Austrian Economists," David Frum laments the displacement of the respectable Chicago School as the...

The Fed: The Chicago School's Achilles Heel

Robert P. Murphy, Mises.org In a recent post "Triumph of the Austrian Economists," David Frum laments the displacement of the respectable Chicago School as the...

Whatever Happened to Thrift? Why Americans Don’t Save and What to Do about It

Amid apologies for big government deficits, it is refreshing to read Ronald Wilcox’s Whatever Happened to Thrift? A good read on savings - Robert Murphy