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Ryan McMaken is the editor of Mises Wire and The Austrian. Ryan has degrees in economics and political science from the University ... more

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Money-Supply Growth Slows In January
Overall, money-supply growth remains well below the growth rates experienced from 2009 to 2016 and has fluctuated little since March of last year.
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Why The Left Isn't Convinced By Your Economics Arguments
The Left has spent many decades putting their ideas into practice for communicating their historical and moral views. It remains unclear if advocates for free markets have an interest in putting such effort into promoting their own views.
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Money-Supply Growth Falls To 9-Month Low As Mortgage Rates Rise
Money supply growth slowed in November, falling to the lowest rate recorded since February of this year.
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Fed Report Says Millennials Are Poorer Than Other Generations — But Fed Policies Made It Happen
One of the challenges in looking at income and wealth data is getting a sense of how different demographic groups are affected.
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Money-Supply Growth Falls To 8-Month Low As Mortgage Rates Rise
Money supply growth slowed in October, falling to the lowest rate recorded since February of this year.
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Money Supply Growth Moves Sideways As Growth Rate Swings Back To 5-Month High
US money supply growth rose in August, rising to the highest rate recorded since March of this year. Overall, money-supply growth remains well below the growth rates experienced from 2009 to 2016.
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Communications Director and Editor
Ludwig von Mises Institute
July 2014 - Present (4 years 8 months)
Economist/Communications Director
Colorado Division of Housing
June 2004 - July 2014 (10 years 3 months)

Education

Indiana University Bloomington
Ph. D
Public Affairs (incomplete)
Indiana University Bloomington
Ph. D
Public Affairs (incomplete)
University of Colorado at Boulder
B.A
Economics
University of Colorado at Boulder
M.A
Political Science, Public Affairs

Publications

Commie Cowboys: The Bourgeoisie and the Nation-State in the Western Genre
Ryan McMaken
CreateSpace
12/06/2012

The Western genre has long been associated with right-wing and libertarian politics, and is said to promote individualism and free-market economics.