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The New Despotism

Big GovernmentPolitical Theory

06/15/1976Books
When the modern political community was being shaped at the end of the 18th century, its founders thought that the consequences of republican or representative institutions in government would be the reduction of political power in individual lives.

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Choice in Currency

Monetary Theory

02/15/1976Books
Hayek shows that it is crucial to bring the forces of competition to bear in currency markets.

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Comes The Dawn

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

01/11/1976Books
Leonard Read restates the case for liberty, and exposes what he called "authoritarian fallacies...

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The Love of Liberty

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

10/15/1975Books
The love of liberty and the love of knowledge go hand-in-hand.
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Profits, Interest, and Investment

Capital and Interest TheoryProduction Theory

10/13/1975Books
The essays collected in this volume are a selection from the various attempts made to develop the outline of a theory of industrial fluctuations contained in two of Hayek's books on Monetary Theory and the Trade Cycle and Prices and Production ...

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Gold Is Money

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

06/15/1975Books
Essayists argue that money is not the product of a legislative act, but the inevitable result of man's division of labor and exchange economy...
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Twilight of Authority

Big GovernmentPhilosophy and Methodology

06/01/1975Books
Alberto Mingardi writes: Professor Nisbet explores in depth two surprisingly related issues, which he has yet touched in other works such as the famous The Quest for Community: first, the aggressive habits of power, and second, the relationship between the decline of traditional morality and rise...
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When Money Dies

Money and BanksWorld HistoryMoney and Banking

06/01/1975Books
The Nightmare of Deficit Spending, Devaluation, and Hyperinflation in Weimar Germany. This was a time of bizarre parallels: amazing riches coinciding with terrible poverty, mass quantities of money coinciding with a shortage of money, mania and hysteria coinciding with mass depression, frenzied...
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Castles in the Air

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

03/15/1975Books
In Castles in the Air , Leonard Read addresses topics such as social order, the tendency for individuals to thrive and create in a free environment, entrepreneurship, and many others.

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