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Market Chosen Law

The Journal of Libertarian Studies

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07/30/2014Edward Stringham

Central planning and state control are often cast aside as inferior replacements to far more efficient and humane voluntary market transactions. Still there is one area that most believe must be run collectively through the state. The realm of law is often the foundation of government, and the suggestion that central control be abandoned shocks most people as something impossible.

Volume 14, Number 1 (1999)


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Edward Stringham is Davis Professor of Economic Organizations and Innovation at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. In 2017 he became president of American Institute for Economic Research in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. He received his undergraduate degree from College of the Holy Cross in 1997 and his doctorate from George Mason University in 2002. As a student, Stringham first attended Mises University in 1996.

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Stringham, Edward. "Market Chosen Law." Journal of Libertarian Studies 14, No. 1 (1999): 53–77.

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