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Historical Setting of the Austrian School of Economics

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

An intellectual history of Mises's own tradition, with first person accounts of conversations with the greats...

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Socialism and International Economic Order

Global EconomyCalculation and KnowledgeInterventionism

Elisabeth Tamedly argues that socialism — despite its internationalist aspirations — is not capable of accomplishing stable international peace and order...

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The Coming Aristocracy

Booms and BustsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

The motivation that drives man toward excellence comes from within.

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Against the Tide

World History

Wilhelm Röpke defends sounds money, free trade, and attacks welfare.

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History of Crises Under the National Banking System

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking

The crisis of 1873 was preceded by four years of general economic activity, which was by no means confined to the United States. In agriculture, manufactures, and transportation much real progress was made, but, as subsequent events proved, the pace was more rapid than was consistent with healthy...

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The Economic Causes of War

Global EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

Robbins' analysis here presented has still a place in the rational discussion of the possible causes of war...

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Aspects of the Pathology of Money

Monetary Theory

These are Heilperin's critical essays that appeared between the early 1930s and the mid 1960s, and provide an excellent overview of his thought...

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Tariffs: A Study in Method

Global EconomyTaxes and Spending

I hope that this book may be read, not with the aim of discovering the author's attitude towards "the Fiscal Question," but with the recollection of the true object of the study in view—namely, the examination of the technical problems which the existence of tariffs necessarily...

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Accent On The Right

BiographiesPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Read explores an array of themes such as the sources of human progress, the political consequences of not thinking for one’s self, and finding what is right and wrong...

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The Theory of Social Economy

Money and BankingPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

The object of all economic activity is to satisfy human wants. The satisfaction of these wants is impossible without activity of some sort, but the actual satisfaction itself is not included within the concept of economic activity.

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