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The Conquest of Poverty

February 26, 2007
Long before Charles Murray took on the topic, Henry Hazlitt wrote this outstanding book on poverty.

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The Wisdom of Henry Hazlitt

October 2, 2008
Hazlitt moves readers to a deeper knowledge of a range of topics in this outstanding collection of essays.

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Business Tides: The Newsweek Era of Henry Hazlitt

October 26, 2011
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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Progress and Poverty

March 6, 2010
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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An Interview with Henry Hazlitt

Volume 5, Number 1 (Spring 1984) Henry Hazlitt is interviewed about his life, the Austrian School, and his recent book, Is Politics Insoluble?

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Time Will Run Back

January 15, 2007
This novel by Henry Hazlitt explores the economic theories of capitalism and socialism.

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The Critics of Keynesian Economics

October 4, 2008
Henry Hazlitt confronted the rise of Keynesianism in his day and put together an intellectual arsenal: the most brilliant economists of the time showing what is wrong with the system.

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Biography of Henry Hazlitt (1894-1993)

August 1, 2007
"The art of economics consists of looking not merely at the immediate but at the longer effects of any act or policy; it consists in tracing the consequences of that policy not merely for one group but for all groups." If you want to know where American supporters of free markets learned...

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An Interview with Henry Hazlitt [Full Edition of Vol. 5, No. 1]

Volume 5, Number 1 (Spring 1984) Henry Hazlitt is interviewed about his life, the Austrian School, and his recent book, Is Politics Insoluble?

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Hazlitt as National Teacher

November 1, 2010
The Free Market 28, no.11 (July 2010) During the academic year that encompassed the fall term of 1964 and the spring term of 1965, I was a freshman in college. I was also in my first year of intercollegiate debate, after four years of interscholastic debate in high school. I’m sure debate has...

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A Tribute to Henry Hazlitt

December 1, 1987
For more than seven decades, Henry Hazlitt has taught the economics of freedom. With pathbreaking theoretical work and a unique ability to communicate with the non-economist—shown forth especially in his Economics in One Lesson— he has both advanced Austrian economics and made it...

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The Way to Will Power

February 29, 2008
Hazlitt writes on personal ethics as informed by ancient principles.

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Instead of Dictatorship

October 28, 2010
Written in 1933, Hazlitt examines that world's lost faith in the virtues of parliamentary discussion and criticism.

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The Foundations of Morality

October 4, 2008
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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Thinking as a Science

March 5, 2008
It's incredible that Hazlitt's 1916 tutorial on how to think would still hold up after all these years...

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The Driver

July 18, 2007
Who is Henry Galt? This novel is brilliant and thrilling — one that provides an excellent lesson in how entrepreneurship works...

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Capitalism the Creator

February 26, 2008
There is one way, and only one way, that any people, in all history, have ever risen from barbarism and poverty to affluence and culture: Capitalism.

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Hazlitt and Keynes: Opposite Callings

February 7, 2011
Keynes and Hazlitt: their lives and loyalties are a study in contrast — and mostly of choices born of internal conviction, in Hazlitt's case, or lack thereof, in Keynes's case...

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Will Dollars Save the World?

December 1, 2006
This is Hazlitt's blockbuster argument against the idea of putting post-war Europe on the U.S. dole.

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Illusions of Point Four by Henry Hazlitt

Illusions of Point Four

March 6, 2010
Hazlitt deconstructs President Truman's 20 January 1949 "Point Four" address.

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