Books

Foreign Policy and the American Mind

BooksMarch 16, 2010
It is a truth often uttered that war is an extension of foreign policy. In our day, unhappily, foreign policy is an extension of war, and it shares deeply in the modern character of war.

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Less than Zero: The Case for a Falling Price Level in a Growing Economy

BooksMarch 16, 2010
Zero inflation's full benefits will not be grasped unless we recognize it as a stepping-stone towards something even better...

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The Roots of Capitalism

BooksMarch 16, 2010
Capitalism is a system that can stand on its own attainments, writes John Chamberlain, and he offers here a fast-paced, provocative look at the intellectual forces and practical accomplishments that have created American capitalism.

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The Viennese School of Economics: A History of its Ideas, Proponents, and Institutions

BooksMarch 13, 2010
The Viennese School of Economics, also called the Austrian School of Economics, was founded by Carl Menger in Vienna during the last third of the 19th century, and enjoys to this day a vibrant teaching tradition. Since the early 1900s this teaching tradition has been a significant influence on the...

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Ludwig von Mises on Money and Inflation

BooksMarch 11, 2010
Some of Mises's lectures, which provide a glimpse into the workings of an incredible mind on a topic that is crucial to our future.

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Elementary Lessons in Logic

BooksMarch 9, 2010
Logic may be most briefly defined as the Science of Reasoning. It is more commonly defined, however, as the Science of the Laws of Thought, and some logicians think it desirable to specify still more accurately that it is the Science of the Formal, or of the Necessary Laws of Thought. Before these...

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Illusions of Point Four by Henry Hazlitt

Illusions of Point Four

BooksMarch 6, 2010
Hazlitt deconstructs President Truman's 20 January 1949 "Point Four" address.

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Never Ask The End

BooksMarch 6, 2010
Paterson's 1933 fictional account of Marta Brown and Pauline Gardiner—two American women in Paris...

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An Inflation Primer

BooksMarch 6, 2010
Inflation concerns every citizen-worker, banker, creditor, debtor, politician and union leader. It is the "legalized robbery" by which wealth is distributed, false prosperity is prolonged and nations are ruined...

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Keynes the Man

BooksMarch 6, 2010
Here is Rothbard's mini-biography of Lord Keynes — one that makes use of all modern research to reconstruct Keynes's life and works in a way that is absolutely devastating.

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