Understanding the Rothbardian Critique of Free Banking

On Twitter, George Selgin recently had a series of tweets and threads again criticizing the “Rothbardian” position on free banking. Although partly due to the limitations of the medium, the description of the Rothbardians’ objections to free banking was less than accurate. Kristoffer Mousten Hansen presents a short guide to the main critiques of free banking from the Rothbardian side.