Scott Burns

Ursinus College

Assistant Professor of Economics

Collegeville, PA 19426-2562

United States

http://www.scottburnsecon.com

American Institute for Economic Research

PO Box 1000

Great Barrington, MA 01230

United States

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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Mobile Money and Financial Development: The Case of M-PESA in Kenya

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Nov 2015
Scott Burns
Ursinus College
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M-PESA, Mobile Money, Financial Inclusion, Financial Deepening, Financial Development, Free Banking

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The War on Drugs in Afghanistan: Another Failed Experiment with Interdiction

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-37
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Tampa and Ursinus College
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Afghanistan, War on Drugs, War on Terror

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Has Dodd-Frank Affected Bank Expenses?

Journal of Regulatory Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2019
Thomas L. Hogan and Scott Burns
Rice University - Baker Institute for Public Policy and Ursinus College
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Bank Expenses, Regulation, Federal Reserve, Dodd-Frank, Financial crisis

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Finance for All: The Success of the Market-Led Approach to Financial Development in the Developing World

AIER Sound Money Project Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 04 Dec 2016
Scott Burns
Ursinus College
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M-PESA, Mobile Money, Mobile Banking, FinTech, Financial Inclusion, Financial Deepening, Financial Development

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Bitcoin: Flash in the Pan or a Window into the Future?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Nov 2015
Scott Burns
Ursinus College
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bitcoin, M-Pesa, Money, Crypto-currency, Digital Currency

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Giving Credit Where Credit is Due: Defending Bank-issued Money Against the Resurgent Calls for 'Narrow Banking'

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-61, AIER Sound Money Project Working Paper No. 2019-03
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2019
Scott Burns and Cameron Harwick
Ursinus College and SUNY College at Brockport
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Fractional Reserve Banking; Narrow Banking; Chicago Plan; Milton Friedman; Sovereign Money; 100 percent Reserves

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The Road Less Traveled: Monetary Disequilibrium, Austrian Capital Theory, and the 'Keynesian Diversion'

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2016
Scott Burns
Ursinus College
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Monetary Disequilibrium Theory, Quantity Theory of Money, Austrian Capital Theory, Austrian Business Cycle, J.M. Keynes, F. A. Hayek, Free Banking

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Human Capital and Its Structure

Journal of Private Enterprise, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Aug 2017
Scott Burns
Ursinus College
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Human Capital; Labor Economics; Austrian Economics; Austrian Capital Theory; Austrian Business Cycle Theory; Malinvestments

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Go With the Flow: An Emergent, Free Banking Perspective on Stabilizing Nominal Spending

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2016
Scott Burns
Ursinus College
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Market Monetarism; Free Banking; Monetary Disequilibrium; Austrian Economics; Market Process; NGDP Targeting; Monetary Institutions

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M‐Pesa and the ‘Market‐Led’ Approach to Financial Inclusion

Economic Affairs, Vol. 38, Issue 3, pp. 406-421, 2018
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Oct 2018
Scott Burns
Ursinus College
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financial deepening, financial development, financial inclusion, fintech, M‐Pesa, mobile banking, mobile money