George Selgin is professor of economics at the University of Georgia. He is an expert on banking, monetary policy, and macroeconomics. He is author of Bank Deregulation and Monetary Order, Good Money: Birmingham Button makers, the Royal Mint, and the Beginnings of Modern Coinage, Less Than Zero: The Case for a Falling Price Level in a Growing Economy, and The Theory of Free Banking: Money Supply under Competitive Note Issue.

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Central Banks as Sources of Financial Instability

The Independent Review. Vol. 14. No. 10. Spring 2010.