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Profit and Loss


Mises explains how cost accounting is the critical institution that ferrets out social waste, ensures that resources are directed to their most highly valued ends, and how entrepreneurs respond to price signals.

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Profits, Interest, and Investment

Capital and Interest TheoryProduction Theory

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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Progress and Poverty

Money and Banks

Henry George seeks to explain why poverty exists notwithstanding widespread advances in technology and even where there is a concentration of great wealth such as in cities.

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Property in a Humane Economy

Philosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

Dr. Harper's paper is devoted primarily to answering the question: Why is there so disappointing a neglect and disparagement of private property and ownership?...

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Property, Freedom, and Society: Essays in Honor of Hans-Hermann Hoppe

Free MarketsPrivate Property

This festschrift — a volume of papers written by top specialists in honor of a major thinker — contains phenomenal contributions written in the tradition of the work of Hans-Hermann Hoppe...

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Prosperity and Depression

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

Heberler answers the question of how a developed and thriving economy can find itself plunged into economic crisis.

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Prosperity Through Competition

Free MarketsMonopoly and Competition

In postwar Germany, one great statesman led the fight for freedom: Ludwig Erhard. He was deeply influenced by Wilhelm Röpke, and drew heavily on the case for free markets made by Ludwig von Mises.

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Protection or Free Trade

Big GovernmentFree Markets

Henry George endeavors to determine whether protection or free trade better accords with the interests of labor, and to bring to a common conclusion on this subject those who really desire to raise wages.

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Psychiatry and Responsibility

Philosophy and MethodologySubjectivism

Implicit in a free society is the idea of personal responsibility on the part of its members. Exceptions, of course, have to be made for children, for the physically handicapped, the mentally deficient, and the insane. In general, however, the intellectual should encourage a maximum of self-...

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