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The Theory of Political Economy

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

10/13/1965Books
The science of Political Economy rests upon a few notions of an apparently simple character. Utility, wealth, value, commodity, labour, land, capital, are the elements of the subject; and whoever has a thorough comprehension of their nature must possess or be soon able to acquire a knowledge of the...

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An Enquiry into the Nature and Effects of the Paper Credit of Great Britain

Global EconomyWorld HistoryMoney and Banking

09/17/1965Books
In this book, which was recovered after being lost for over 100 years, Henry Thornton defends the Bank of England's influence on paper money...

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The Free Market and Its Enemy

Free MarketsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

07/15/1965Books
Read explores "the miraculous workings of tiny creativities , the ultimate constituents of the free market..."...

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The Economics of Alfred Marshall

Biographies

06/07/1965Books
The posthumous last edition of Alfred Marshall's Principles of Economics appeared in 1920 — his final presentation of a course of thought of which successive editions during four decades had recorded the widening and deepening process...

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Education and the State

EducationPolitical Theory

06/01/1965Books
Can education be provided entirely by private markets? In some ways, it is a preposterous question, as this seminal important book shows.
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The Foundations of Morality

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

10/04/1964Books
Here is Hazlitt grounds a policy of private property and free markets in an ethic of classical utilitarianism — understood in the way Mises understood that term...

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Anything That's Peaceful: The Case for the Free Market

Free MarketsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

09/15/1964Books
Leonard Read was a great spokesman for liberty, and an excellent teacher. It includes the essay later called "I, Pencil," which is a masterful description of the workings of the division of labor...

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What You Should Know About Inflation

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/01/1964Books
Hazlitt presents the Austrian theory of money in the clearest possible terms, and contrasts it with the fallacies of government management.

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