The site’s main contributor and owner is Michael Suede. Michael Suede is a self-taught Austrian economist, software developer and author who holds a business degree from the University of Wisconsin. Michael is a veteran of the US Navy and an advocate of voluntarism. His extensive knowledge of economics was acquired through the lectures and research material put out by the Mises Institute. Michael’s articles have appeared on Zero Hedge, Infowars, Bitcoinwatch and other news and economics publications.