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Capitalism

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
This exposition deals with the method and theory of economics, and particularly excels in its application to matters of policy. Its sections on price controls, money, banking, and environmentalism apply Misesian theory to new times and new literature. The author deals patiently but devastatin gly...

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It Didn't Have to Be This Way

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
Why is the boom-and-bust cycle so persistent? Why did economists fail to predict the recent economic meltdown--or to pull us out of the crisis more quickly? And how can we prevent future calamities?

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The State of the Union

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
This collection pulls together some of Nock's best work on literature, war, state expansion, law, education, prohibition, and cultural issues such as smoking and snoring...

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Democracy: The God That Failed

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
This book is a systematic treatment of the historic transformation of the West from limited monarchy to unlimited democracy. Revisionist in nature, it reaches the conclusion that monarchy, with all its failings, is a lesser evil than mass democracy, but outlines deficiencies in both as systems of...

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The War on Drugs Is a War on Freedom

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
Alcohol abuse and heavy tobacco use are two of the leading causes of death in the United States. It seems rather ludicrous to advocate the outlawing of drugs and not the outlawing of alcohol and tobacco. (p. 11) Vance writes from a viewpoint that will surprise many readers.

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Basic Principles of Economic Value

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk covers the nature and origin of value, the measurement of value, the value of complementary goods, the scientific significance of subjective value, and the theory of objective exchange value.

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Henry Hazlitt: A Giant of Liberty

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
This bibliography contains more than 6,000 entries, with books annotated by Murray N. Rothbard, in a near-complete listing of articles by this Austrian journalist. It identifies for the first time unsigned editorials in the New York Times (1934-1946) which were actually written by Hazlitt, and...

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The Great Deformation

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
In The Great Deformation, Stockman describes how the working of free markets and democracy has long been under threat in America and provides a nonpartisan, surprising catalog of the corrupters and defenders.

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How Capitalism Saved America

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
This book goes through the history of the pilgrims, the American Revolution, the 19th century debate over internal improvements, the advancement of workers amidst capitalist advance, the myths of the Robber Barrons , the great depression, the New Deal, the energy crisis, and the modern debate on...

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The Politics of Unemployment

BooksJanuary 11, 2016
Here is the uncompromising case against the entire interventionist regime erected on behalf of w orkers. No one does a better job in showing how the state has harmed the very group that it claimed to be backing.

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