Lars Christensen is a Research Associate at Stellenbosch University as well as a Senior Lecturer at the Copenhagen Business School. He is a member of the advisory board of Life + Liberty Indexes and the owner and founder of Markets and Money Advisory. He has worked as an economist for the Danish government and for Danske Bank. He is the author of Milton Friedman – en pragmatisk revolutionær (Milton Friedman – a pragmatic revolutionary).
Interviews with Lars Christensen
Fluttering Veil: Essays on Monetary Disequilibrium
by Leland Yeager
Money Mischief: Episodes in Monetary History
by Milton Friedman
A Monetary History of the United States, 1867-1960
by Milton Friedman and Anna Schwartz
The Midas Paradox: Financial Markets, Government Policy Shocks and the Great Depression
by Scott B. Sumner
The Great Recession: Market Failure or Policy Failure?
by Robert L. Hetzel
Monetary policy isn’t just about setting interest rates and if we think about it in those terms, we’ll never really understand it, says Danish economist Lars Christensen. Here, he recommends books to better understand monetary policy, and explains why reading about the past is so important for avoiding mistakes in the future.