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The Discovery of Freedom

Legal SystemPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

07/10/1943Books
This is Lane's non-fiction book; one that had a huge impact on American libertarian thought in the 20th century. In fact, Robert LeFevre called it "one of the most influential books of the 20th century."
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The Driver

Media and Culture

09/01/1922Books
Who is Henry Galt? This novel is brilliant and thrilling — one that provides an excellent lesson in how entrepreneurship works.
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The Economic Causes of War

Global EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

08/10/1968Books
Robbins' analysis here presented has still a place in the rational discussion of the possible causes of war.
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The Economic Mind in American Civilization: 1606-1865, Volume One

World History

10/14/1966Books
In America as elsewhere, economic thought is an integral part of culture. Its richness and the reach of its relevance can be appreciated fully only when it is treated in its natural habitat of practical affairs and intellectual endeavor. It grows by constant crossbreeding with other species of...
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The Economic Mind in American Civilization: 1606-1865, Volume Two

U.S. EconomyU.S. History

10/14/1966Books
Just as differences in political theory among the learned gentlemen of business made little substantial difference in th.eir specific outlook on commerce, so in the academic world party animosities hardly affected the general economic philosophy.
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The Economics of Alfred Marshall

Biographies

06/07/1965Books
The posthumous last edition of Alfred Marshall's Principles of Economics appeared in 1920 — his final presentation of a course of thought of which successive editions during four decades had recorded the widening and deepening process.
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The Economics of Enterprise

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipPolitical Theory

06/16/1913Books
From the author: In questions of economic theory the writer conceives himself, as among his colleagues of the craft, to be in essentials rather a conservative than an innovator. The Socialists, indeed — with whom he disclaims all theoretical sympathies — seem to him to be the ultra-conservatives in...
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The Economics of Illusion

Booms and BustsBusiness CyclesOther Schools of Thought

02/15/1949Books
Hahn explodes many of Keynes's fallacies — and with great precision too, because, it turns out, Hahn himself once advanced these same fallacies before he saw their errors.
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