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George Pickering

AwardsGeorge and Joele Eddy Prize at Mises University

George Pickering is a 2018 Mises Institute Research Fellow and a student of economic history at the London School of Economics.

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For Libertarians, the British Monarchy Is the Least of Our Worries

World HistoryPolitical Theory

The world would be a better place if the Queen expanded her veto power as a check against Parliament.
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No, Mark Carney, Brexit Didn't Cause Inflation — You Did

Money and Banks

06/29/2017Mises Wire
Bank of England governor Mark Carney maintains that Brexit has caused a devaluation of the pound. A more likely cause of this is the BofE itself.
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Would You Lease-to-Own a Pair of Sneakers?

In our world of ultra-easy money, you can now take out a loan to buy a pair of sneakers. What could possibly go wrong?
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Mark Carney: Britain's Celebrity Central Banker

Global EconomyMoney and BankingPolitical Theory


As in much of the globe, central bankers in Britain are quickly replacing elected politicians as the most visible and powerful public officials.

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The Bank of England Abandons Cryptocurrencies — For Now

Money and BanksMoney and Banking


An adoption of digital currencies by central banks could bring the next generation of central bankers more power than their predecessors imagined.

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