Jörg Guido Hülsmann
Historical Period: The 20th Century and Beyond
Jörg Guido Hülsmann is a professor of economics at the University of Angers in France, corresponding member of the Pontifical Academy for Life, member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, and senior fellow of the Ludwig von Mises Institute. Professor Hülsmann is the author of Krise der Inflationskultur (2013), The Ethics of Money Production (2008), Mises: The Last Knight of Liberalism (2007), Ordnung und Anarchie (2007), Logik der Währungskonkurrenz (1996), and Kritik der Dominanztheorie (1993). He has edited seven books, most recently Theory of Money and Fiduciary Media (2012) on the occasion of the centennial of the first edition of Ludwig von Mises’s The Theory of Money and Credit. Dr. Hülsmann’s works have been translated into 20 languages. He received an M.Sc. in mechanical engineering from the Technical University of Berlin, a Ph.D. in economics from the same university, and a Habilitation à diriger des recherches from the University of Paris-Dauphine. His current research focuses on financial economics and capital theory. His website at www.guidohulsmann.com.