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The Great Depression

Business CyclesGold StandardInterventionism

06/15/1934Books
In 1934, when Lionel Robbins wrote The Great Depression , he was a committed advocate of the Austrian School of economics. This would later change, but in this book he brilliantly applies the Austrian theory of the business cycle to explain the depression—which, he notes, was of unprecedented...

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Great French Writers: Turgot

Biographies

04/30/1888Books
For an those who have related to us his life, who have collected with a pious care his most trifling sayings, his slightest writings, Turgot is a great mind, one of the greatest minds of the eighteenth century, the greatest, perhaps, next to Montesquieu; but they all look upon him as an unlucky...

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Great Wars and Great Leaders: A Libertarian Rebuttal

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

12/08/2010Books
Ralph Raico — the great historian of classical liberalism — strips away the veneer of exalted leaders and beloved wars.

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Hamilton's Curse

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

11/21/2008Books
Professor Thomas DiLorenzo shows that Hamilton is the architect of most of today's failed economic policies: protectionism, central banking, and debt...
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Harangue

Media and Culture

06/15/1927Books
Published in 1926, Garrett illustrates the strange tendency in a story of politics, economic folly, conspiracy, ideology, and violence.

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Having My Way

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

04/11/1974Books
Who are we as individuals? Read pieces together what we have logically ascertained based on human experience and past wisdom regarding this question.

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Henry Hazlitt: A Giant of Liberty

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
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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Historical Setting of the Austrian School of Economics

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/15/1969Books
An intellectual history of Mises's own tradition, with first person accounts of conversations with the greats...

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A History of American Currency

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking

06/07/1874Books
Sumner's lesson is that paper currency leads to a trap: continued crisis, hyperinflation, or the restoration of sound money...

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History of American Socialisms

Other Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

08/04/1961Books
It is certainly high time that Socialists should begin to take lessons from experience; and for this purpose, that they should chasten their confidence in flattering theories, and turn their attention to actual events.

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