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Country Squire in the White House

BiographiesU.S. History

This 1940 book is John T. Flynn's analysis of the American presidency and the place of FDR in it.
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Credit Policies of the Federal Reserve System

The FedMoney and Banking

Charles Hardy examines the history of the Federal Reserve's policies and their impact on the organization of the banking system in the post-World War I period.
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Crises and Cycles

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

Röpke refutes Keynes before Keynes became popular, and also provides an argument against other prevailing theories.
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Crisis and Leviathan

Big GovernmentWorld HistoryCapital and Interest TheoryPhilosophy and Methodology

This seminal treatise in the history of ideas demonstrates what has come to be known as the Higgs thesis: that government grows in periods of crisis, for example, war and depression. He demonstrates this with a detailed look at twentieth century economic history.
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The Critics of Keynesian Economics

Capital and Interest TheoryFiscal Theory

Henry Hazlitt confronted the rise of Keynesianism in his day and put together an intellectual arsenal: the most brilliant economists of the time showing what is wrong with the system.
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A Critique of Interventionism


In Mises's view, interventionism is an inherently unstable policy because it creates new dislocations that would seem to cry out for further interventions, which, in turn, do not solve the problem.
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Crony Capitalism in America

Big GovernmentCorporate WelfareU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

When private interests need a political favor, they know whom to call. When politicians need money, they also know whom to call. The people involved try to keep most of it concealed behind closed doors. This is the system that prevailed in Russia after the fall of Communism. But increasingly it is...
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Cuando la economía ortodoxa se equivocaba, Mark Thornton tenía razón

Booms and Busts

Thornton ha defendido eficazmente a la economía de mercado frente a la visión convencional de que las crisis económicas recientes demuestran que tenemos demasiada libertad y necesitamos todavía más controles.
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La cura de la pobreza


Los mismos milagros producidos en nuestra época por el sistema capitalista han generado expectativas que siguen creciendo incluso a pesar del progreso acelerado, y por lo tanto han llevado a una impaciencia increíblemente miope que amenaza con destruir el sistema que ha hecho posibles tales...
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The Cure for Poverty


The very miracles brought about in our age by the capitalist system have given rise to expectations that keep running ahead even of the accelerating progress, and so have led to an incredibly shortsighted impatience that threatens to destroy the very system that has made the expectations possible.
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