CJay Engel

Creator and Editor of Austro Libertarian. Lives in Northern CA, runs several businesses, spends time with his family, and reads as much economics and political theory as possible.

The Fair Share of Billionaires

It is becoming increasingly fashionable to agitate against the very existence of billionaires. Recently, for instance, Business Insider summarized a statement of Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as follows: “[she] said a society that “allows billionaires to exist” while some Americans live in abject poverty is “immoral.” Echoing this sentiment, Elizabeth Warren repeateda very popular sentiment among the mainstream …

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Bohm-Bawerk Against Marxian Exploitation Theory

As Mises predicted, government interventionism has wrought economic pain for the very people groups it was intended to benefit. This economic pain has, also predictably, resulted in a growing voice amongst an agitated public against capitalism, or at least what they perceive it to be. In its stead, many of the themes and narratives of …

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Episode 5: Peter Klein on Austrian Entrepreneurship Theory​

subscribe Episode 5 Peter Klein on Austrian Entrepreneurship Theory Peter touches on a number of issues relating to the contributions of the Austrian School in the realm of entrepreneurial theory. We relate the Misesian role of the entrepreneur to Mises’ distinction of profit vs. bureaucratic management. Episode 5 Peter Klein on Austrian Entrepreneurship Theory Peter …

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