The Crossroads of Economics and IBC – Part 2

In Part 2 of this episode, Jim Oliver and Robert Murphy discuss:

  • The commonality between IBC, Crypto currency and Gold
  • An overview of the Gold Standard
  • Insight into what’s happening in our current economy
  • The things people commonly get wrong with their understanding of IBC

Key Takeaways:

  • IBC presents an opportunity to secede from the traditional banking system
  • Educate yourself and understand the concept before forming an opinion

About Dr. Robert Murphy, PhD:
Robert P. Murphy is a Senior Fellow with the Mises Institute. He is the author of many books. His latest is Contra Krugman: Smashing the Errors of America’s Most Famous Keynesian. His other works include Chaos Theory, Lessons for the Young Economist, and Choice: Cooperation, Enterprise, and Human Action (Independent Institute, 2015) which is a modern distillation of the essentials of Mises’s thought for the layperson. Murphy is cohost, with Tom Woods, of the popular podcast Contra Krugman, which is a weekly refutation of Paul Krugman’s New York Times column. He is also host of The Bob Murphy Show and sits on the Board of Directors at the Nelson Nash Institute.

Book Reference:
Becoming Your Own Banker by R. Nelson Nash
Lessons for the Young Economist by Dr. Robert Murphy, PhD
What Has Government Done to Our Money? by Murray N. Rothbard
A Brief History of the Gold Standard by Dr. Robert Murphy, PhD
Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt

Connect with Jim Oliver: 
Facebook: CreateTailwind & Jim Oliver
YouTube: CreateTailwind
LinkedIn: Jim Oliver

Connect with Dr. Robert Murphy:
Facebook: Robert Murphy
YouTube: Robert Murphy
Website: The Bob Murphy Show

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