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Conceived in Liberty

U.S. History

Conceived in Liberty offers a complete history of the Colonial period of American history, a period lost to students today, who are led to believe American history begins with the U.S. Constitution.

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Confessions of a Capitalist

EntrepreneurshipInterventionismPolitical Theory

From the author: Three things may be said about this book upon which there must, I think, be general agreement, and I mention them to save my critics trouble. The first is that the book is in bad taste, dealing as it does with matters which, by common consent, are not usually written or talked...

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Control or Economic Law

Free MarketsLegal System

This is Eugen Böhm von Bawerk's scientific — but impassioned — call for economic liberalization...

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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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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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Debt: Private and Public, Good and Bad

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

It is altogether right that the average person should have a horror of personal debt. He is concerned with the earning and spending of an income, generally a modest income, and has little or no right to indulge in borrowing. There is, however, another story of a totally different kind to be told...

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Deep Freeze: Iceland's Economic Collapse

Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionismMoney and Banking

Economists Philipp Bagus and David Howden demonstrate that the real cause of the 2008 Iceland calamity was bad central bank policy.

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