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Connor Boyak

Connor Boyack

PROFILE

Connor Boyack founded the Libertas Institute in 2011 and serves as its president. Previous to Libertas, Connor served as director of the Utah Tenth Amendment Center. He is the author of several books, including the...

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The Political Economy of Juan De Mariana

BooksNovember 23, 2008
Juan de Mariana made huge advances in not only economics but also in law and sociology. Prof. Fr. Laures explores his thinking on value, commerce, money, entrepreneurship, labor, taxes, and more, and demonstrates that he is a major if overlooked founder of economic science and classical liberalism.

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The Theory of Political Economy

BooksOctober 13, 2009
The science of Political Economy rests upon a few notions of an apparently simple character. Utility, wealth, value, commodity, labour, land, capital, are the elements of the subject; and whoever has a thorough comprehension of their nature must possess or be soon able to acquire a knowledge of the...

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Secession, State, and Liberty

BooksJune 30, 1998
The essays in Secession, State & Liberty argue that the political impulse to secede—to attempt to separate from central government control—is a vital part of the Lockean classical-liberal tradition, one that emerges when national governments become too big and too ambitious. Unlike...

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An Outline of the Science of Political Economy

BooksMay 28, 2008
An outline of the Science which treats of the Nature, the Production, and the Distribution of Wealth.

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The Political Economy of Monopoly

BooksOctober 21, 2009
Intended as a textbook, this is Fritz Machlup's sophisticated — yet readily comprehensible — introduction to the subject at hand...

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The Theory of Economic Policy in English Classical Political Economy

BooksAugust 10, 2010
Based on lectures on Theories of Economic Policy, which Robbins delivered at the London School of Economics in 1939.

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Calculation and Coordination: Essays on Socialism and Transitional Political Economy

BooksJuly 20, 2005
This collection of essays brings together some of Boettke's key writings on a variety of economic issues.

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The Common Sense of Political Economy, Volume 1

BooksSeptember 12, 2007
This book is intended primarily as a popular but systematic exposition of the "marginal" theory of Economics...

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The Common Sense of Political Economy, Volume 2

BooksSeptember 12, 2007
This book is intended primarily as a popular but systematic exposition of the "marginal" theory of Economics...

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Lectures on Political Economy, Volume I: General Theory

BooksApril 20, 2007
The second volume of Wicksell's most compelling series: lectures delivered over the course of an entire career, covering both general and specific economics problems...

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Lectures on Political Economy, Volume II: Money

BooksApril 20, 2007
This might be Wicksell's most compelling book: lectures delivered over the course of an entire career, covering both general and specific economics problems...

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A Treatise on Political Economy

BooksApril 22, 2008
Larry Sechrest writes of this book: "With pen and ink, Adam Smith made the entrepreneur invisible. J.B. Say brings him back to life and to the center of the stage."...

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A Treatise on Political Economy

BooksOctober 4, 2008
This work presents the main thrust of all of Antoine Louis Claude Destutt de Tracy's ideas, including his loathing of inflation and state-granted monopoly privilege...

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Man, Economy, and Liberty: Essays in Honor of Murray N. Rothbard

BooksFebruary 8, 2007
This book contains many wonderful essays — both scholarly and humorous — on Murray N. Rothbard's work and life...

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How to Keep Our Liberty

BooksJuly 17, 2009
"Individualities may form communities, but it is institutions alone that can create a nation." This was a comment by Benjamin Disraeli a century ago when he was beginning the task of building the Conservative Party, a party that still lives a lusty, constructive life...

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The Moral Case for the Free Market Economy

BooksJuly 6, 2006
Tibor Machan makes the case for the free market system of economics based on the view of human beings as moral agents with the legal system of a good community as designed to nurture this moral agency.

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Libertad O Socialismo (Liberty or Socialism)

BooksMarch 6, 2009
oppe combines the Austrian School of economics, Aristotelian-Thomistic natural law, and a foreign policy of non-intervention into a systematic defense of human freedom.

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Liberty Quotes: Peace and Prosperity

BooksMay 26, 2010
A collection of historical, philosophical, political and legal quotations, assembled by Christopher Kalabus.

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