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Back to the Land

Big GovernmentU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
Mao Zedong famously ordered population shifts from the city to the country in the name of some far-flung i deology. Lesser known is the fact that Eleanor Roosevelt did the same! Back to the Land by C.J. Maloney tell the entire pathetic and disgusting story in this micro-economic look at the...
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Basic Principles of Economic Value

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and MethodologySubjectivismValue and Exchange

01/11/2016Books
Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk covers the nature and origin of value, the measurement of value, the value of complementary goods, the scientific significance of subjective value, and the theory of objective exchange value.
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Back on the Road to Serfdom

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
In Back on the Road to Serfdom, Woods brings together ten top scholars to examine why the size and scope of government has exploded, and to reveal the devastating consequences of succumbing to the statist temptation.
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Business Tides: The Newsweek Era of Henry Hazlitt

Global EconomyU.S. Economy

10/26/2011Books
A lone voice of economic sanity in the United States after World War II was Henry Hazlitt, who wrote at Newsweek from 1946 until the late 1960s.

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Building Blocks for Liberty

Political Theory

11/01/2010Books
One might see Building Blocks for Liberty as a bracing introduction to the power of libertarian logic to solve everyday problems.

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Bourbon for Breakfast

Big Government

06/03/2010Books
The state makes a mess of everything it touches.

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Boundaries of Order: Private Property as a Social System

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical TheoryPrivate Property

05/26/2009Books
Boundaries of Order provides a completely fresh look at a marvelous intellectual apparatus by a mature intellectual who has been writing on law, economics, and history for four decades.

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Bagels, Barry Bonds, and Rotten Politicians

BiographiesMedia and Culture

09/28/2008Books
Burton Blumert offers his wide-ranging insights in this funny, charming, and also learned collection of essays from many years of writing.

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Back Door to War: The Roosevelt Foreign Policy 1933-1941

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

04/12/1952Books
Tansill argues that FDR wished to involve the United States in the European War that began in September 1939, and maintains that Roosevelt welcomed Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor...

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Bureaucracy

Big GovernmentInterventionism

01/01/1944Books
Mises explains that the core choice we face is between rational economic organization by market prices or the arbitrary dictates of government bureaucrats. There is no third way.

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