Academic Anti-Semitism and the Austrian School: Vienna, 1918–1945

@article{Klausinger2014AcademicAA,
  title={Academic Anti-Semitism and the Austrian School: Vienna, 1918–1945},
  author={Hansjoerg Klausinger},
  journal={Atlantic Economic Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={42},
  pages={191-204}
}
The theme of academic anti-Semitism has been widely discussed recently in histories of the interwar period of the University of Vienna, in particular its Faculty of Law and Policy Sciences. This paper complements these studies by focusing on the economics chairs of this faculty and, more generally, on the fate of the younger generation of the Austrian School of Economics. After some introductory remarks the paper concentrates on three case studies: the neglect of Mises in all three appointments… 

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