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From The Independent Institute

COMING: December, 2015
The Midas Paradox
THE MIDAS PARADOX: Financial Markets, Government Policy Shocks, and the Great Depression
By Scott B. Sumner

Drawing on financial market data and contemporaneous news stories, Sumner shows that the Great Depression is ultimately a story of incredibly bad policymaking—by central bankers, legislators, and two presidents—especially mistakes related to monetary policy and wage rates.

 HARDCOVER • $37.95 • 528 pages • ISBN: 978-1-59813-150-5