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Jesús Huerta de Soto

Professor of Political Economy, King Juan Carlos University, Madrid, Spain
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Jesús Huerta de Soto holds a PhD in economic science and a PhD in law from the Complutense University of Madrid. He is also a mathematical actuary and holds a MBA from Stanford University. He is a member of the Mont Pelerin Society, the Royal Economic Society (London), the American Economic Association, and the Spanish, Portuguese, and Swiss Associations of Actuaries. He has been awarded the King Juan Carlos International Prize for Economics (Madrid, 1983), the Adam Smith Award (Brussels, 2005), the Franz Cuhel Memorial Prize for Excellence in Economic Education (Prague, 2006), and the Gary G. Schlarbaum Prize for Liberty (Salamanca, 2009), as well as honorary doctorates by Francisco Marroquín University (Guatemala, 2009) and Alexandru Ioan Cuzá (Romania, 2010). Since 2000 he has been professor of political economy at the King Juan Carlos University of Madrid. Huerta de Soto is currently considered to be one of the most representative exponents of the Austrian School of Economics and has published numerous research works and articles on subjects related to his specialty.


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  • A Lesson in Austrian School Economics: The Real Cause of the Crash
    by Jesús Huerta de Soto
    Jesús Huerta de Soto holds a PhD in economic science and a PhD in law from the Complutense University of Madrid. He is also a mathematical actuary and holds a MBA from Stanford University. He is a member of the Mont Pelerin Society, the Royal Economic Society (London), the American Economic Association, and the Spanish, Portuguese, and Swiss Associations of Actuaries. He has been awarded the King Juan Carlos International Prize for Economics...

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