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The Economics of Liberty

Big GovernmentFree MarketsPolitical Theory

This collection of short, entertaining, and educational articles exposes how government interference with the economy violates individual liberty, leads to inefficiencies, and rewards special interests.
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The Economics of Prohibition

HealthThe Police State

It is conventional wisdom that alcohol prohibition failed, but the economic reasons for this failure have never been as extensively detailed or analyzed as they are in this study by Mark Thornton.
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The Economics of Sellers' Competition

Monopoly and Competition

This intermediate level book provides a solid foundation analytical economic reasoning.
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The Economics of the Colour Bar

The Police StateWorld HistoryInterventionismPolitical Theory

Who were the original and most passionate opponents of apartheid in South Africa? The classical liberals, and this book was their most important weapon against the problem of racial injustice.
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The Enterprise of Law: Justice without the State

Legal SystemPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Benson argues that public dissatisfaction with legal institutions is as prevalent as public disgust with many public institutions.
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The Essential Rothbard

BiographiesAustrian Economics Overview

Here is the book for the Age of Rothbard, precisely the primer that is needed at a time when his influence—as the most radical and compelling intellectual force in the second half of the 20th century—is higher than during any time during his lifetime. And so this book is a landmark in Rothbardiana...
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The Ethics of Liberty

Big GovernmentPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Rothbard says that the very existence of the state — the entity with a monopoly privilege to invade private property — is contrary to the ethics of liberty. A society without a state is not only viable; it is the only one consistent with natural rights.
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The Ethics of Money Production

Gold StandardMoney and Banking

This is the first full study of a critically important issue today: the ethics of money production.
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The Ethics of Redistribution

InterventionismPhilosophy and Methodology

De Jouvenel makes a devastating case against the most accepted of modern forms of economic intervention.
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The Forging of American Socialism

U.S. HistoryOther Schools of Thought

At the instigation of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, the headquarters of the first International Workingmen's Association, mortally ill from the wasting disease of Bakunin anarchism, was transferred in 1872 from London to New York, to let it die in peace and obscurity. The communist leaders left...
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