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The Theory of Economic Development in the History of Economic Thought

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsProduction Theory

02/09/1967Books
Based on the 1966 Chichele lectures, Robbins's book concentrates on the history of the main propositions of the theory of development·as they apply to a closed economy...

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The Economic Mind in American Civilization: 1606-1865, Volume One

World History

10/14/1966Books
In America as elsewhere, economic thought is an integral part of culture. Its richness and the reach of its relevance can be appreciated fully only when it is treated in its natural habitat of practical affairs and intellectual endeavor. It grows by constant crossbreeding with other species of...

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The Economic Mind in American Civilization: 1606-1865, Volume Two

U.S. EconomyU.S. History

10/14/1966Books
Just as differences in political theory among the learned gentlemen of business made little substantial difference in th.eir specific outlook on commerce, so in the academic world party animosities hardly affected the general economic philosophy.

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History of Monetary and Credit Theory

World HistoryCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

10/13/1966Books
In monetary matters the experience of the eighteenth century was of the most varied kind. It witnessed money functioning in times of peace and times of war. It was familiar with the difficulties of the double standard, with those arising from worn and clipped coins, with those created by excessive...

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A Treatise on Currency and Banking

Booms and BustsBusiness CyclesMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

10/04/1966Books
This remarkable hard-money treatise appeared in 1840. Th is book is a great narrative to read in light of the current cycle of boom and bust.

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The Theory of Prices: A Re-Examination of the Central Problems of Monetary Theory, Vol. I

Money and BankingPrices

09/03/1966Books
There can be little doubt, however, that a principal reason why something less than the maximum use is made of tools lying ready to our hand is that many of those who should be using them refrain from doing so only because they are not aware of the fact that the nature of these tools has been...

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The Theory of Prices: A Re-Examination of the Central Problems of Monetary Theory, Vol. II

Money and BankingPrices

09/03/1966Books
From the author: In the first volume of this work, I set myself the task of welding into a single, unified organon the disparate, and often apparently contradictory, analytical approaches to certain "central problems of monetary theory." In the present volume, I have set myself the task...

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Fabian Freeway: High Road to Socialism in the U.S.A.

Big GovernmentU.S. EconomyOther Schools of Thought

07/17/1966Books
Fabian Freeway documents the rise and progress of socialism in Britain and the United States and tells the story of the many early triumphs of the philosophy of socialist incrementalism known as Fabian Socialism

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Time Will Run Back

Media and CultureCalculation and Knowledge

06/15/1966Books
This novel by Henry Hazlitt explores the economic theories of capitalism and socialism.

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