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Individual Liberty

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Probably no agitation has ever attained the magnitude, either in the number of its recruits or the area of its influence, which has been attained by Modern Socialism, and at the same time has been so little understood and so misunderstood not only by the hostile and the indifferent, but by the...

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Individualism and Economic Order

Calculation and Knowledge

If you are looking to acquaint yourself with F.A. Hayek's perspective on economic theory, this is the best source.

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Inequality and Progress

Calculation and KnowledgePhilosophy and Methodology

Equality is a charmed word. It fascinates reformers. Prophets that watch for signs and portents as they that watch for the morning are almost unanimous in predictions of a widening social equality. When the word can no longer be used indiscriminately, it is still retained as defining an...

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The Inflation Crisis, and How To Resolve It

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Hazlitt drives home the point that the issue of inflation is not weather, not greed, not gouging, but monetary policy of the central bank.

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An Inflation Primer

Money and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

Inflation concerns every citizen-worker, banker, creditor, debtor, politician and union leader. It is the "legalized robbery" by which wealth is distributed, false prosperity is prolonged and nations are ruined.

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Inflation: Its Causes and Cures

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

The objective of the present study is to give a rounded picture and to emphasize fundamental issues which seem in danger of being obscured by the great mass that has been and is being written on inflation.

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Insatiable Government

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyU.S. History

The title essay alone reveals the importance of this book. It was written in 1932 as a thrashing assault on the Hoover administration for its big spending, tax regulating, and inflating program that the author said would make the depression worse.

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Instead of Dictatorship

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Written in 1933, Hazlitt examines that world's lost faith in the virtues of parliamentary discussion and criticism.

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Instead of Violence

Free MarketsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

This essay is an antidote to the faulty ideas that inflect many freedom activists who believe that if only the next election can go the “right” way or if people just do what we say, then all will be set right.

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Interest and Prices

Capital and Interest Theory

It was this work by Swedish economist Wicksell that drew Mises's attention to the effects of interest rate manipulation on the capital structure.

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