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Dissent on Keynes: A Critical Appraisal of Keynesian Economics

Other Schools of Thought

10/04/1992Books
The purpose of this provocative collection of papers is to begin the expulsion, once and for all, of John Maynard Keynes from the halls of government, the classrooms of academia, and the boardrooms of big business .

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Early Speculative Bubbles and Increases in the Supply of Money

Booms and BustsMoney and Banks

08/19/1992Books
This book is the first (and only) book to solve the mystery of the most famous bubble in world history: Tulipmania in 17th century Netherlands.

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On Liberty, Society, and Politics

Media and CulturePhilosophy and Methodology

06/01/1992Books
Sumner's analysis of the relation between the individual and society is deeper and more sophisticated than is commonly thought. For observers of the contemporary social scene, they raise issues concerning the relation of liberty to property and both to government that remain as vital as they...
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The Fortunes of Liberalism

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology

06/01/1992Books
The Fortunes of Liberalism collects Hayek's writings on various Austrians such as Wieser , Mises , Schumpeter , Menger , Ropke , Leoni , and Strigl , as well as Mach , Clark, Mitchell, de Jouvenel , and Ac ton. It includes interp retative essays on the place of the Austrian School in the 1920s ...
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The Gold Standard: Perspectives in the Austrian School

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksGold StandardMonetary Theory

03/28/1992Books
The contributors to this notable anthology edited by Lew Rockwell argue for one particular sort of reform: a return to the gold standard.

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The Economics of Prohibition

HealthThe Police State

12/01/1991Books
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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Two Essays by Ludwig von Mises

Austrian Economics Overview

08/10/1991Books
In these two essays, Mises demonstrates how poverty, starvation, disease, and serfdom dominated the pre-capitalist ages, and how the market brought liberation for the masses of men, and he lays out his theory that interventionism breeds on itself

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The Trend of Economic Thinking

Philosophy and Methodology

06/01/1991Books
This volume collects Hayek's writings on the ideas of others, and through his commentary we learn of the depth of Hayek's own perspective...
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The Economics of Liberty

Big GovernmentFree MarketsPolitical Theory

08/30/1990Books
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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