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Thorsten Polleit

Tags Financial MarketsMoney and Banking

Works Published inSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free Market

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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Asset Prices Are Prices Too

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog12/12/2017
Inflation is alive and kicking, and it is currently raging in asset price increases.

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The Fed's Great Unwind: Will It Sink Us?

The Fed

12/08/2017The Austrian
Rather than look to the Fed for solutions, a more practical approach is to demystify the Fed’s damaging effect on the economy sooner rather than later.

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Are Markets Really as Calm as they Seem?

Booms and BustsMoney and Banking

Blog11/21/2017
Given its track record, there is little reason to expect that the Fed won’t mess things up this time.

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Mario Draghi’s Fatal Conceit

08/29/2017FedWatch
Central bankers seek to shrug off any limits to their power. Only if totally unrestrained, they believe, can they truly do "whatever it takes."

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Central Banks Are Hiding the True Price of Risk

08/10/2017FedWatch
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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