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The Case for Legalizing Capitalism

BooksJuly 14, 2010
What is the "American system" of economics? Kel Kelly responds in this fast-paced, near-comprehensive treatment of the truth about the free market and intervention...

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Kel Kelly has spent over 15 years as a Wall Street trader, a corporate finance analyst, and a research director for a Fortune 500 management consulting firm. Results of his...

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The Case for Legalizing Capitalism

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The Case for Legalizing Capitalism
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Case for Legalizing Capitalism - Digital Book

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How legal is capitalism in the United States? This book smashes the myths.

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The Case for Legalizing Capitalism

Audio/VideoMarch 10, 2011
Jeffrey Tucker interviews Kel Kelly, author of 'The Case for Legalizing Capitalism'. Recorded at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 15 November 2010.

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Case for Legalizing Capitalism

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How legal is capitalism in the United States? This book smashes the myths.

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The Case for Capitalism

BooksAugust 25, 2009
It is easy in these times to put the case against any existing institution. Most of us are in a highly critical mood, because we feel that during the last few years things have happened which ought never to have happened, and that these earth-shaking events were not well met and handled, especially...

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The Case for Legalizing Capitalism

Institute PublicationsAugust 1, 2010
I wanted to explain free markets in plain English to average citizens, so that they could understand which government policies help or harm them, and, as a consequence, so that they could vote in such a way as to improve their lives.

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4. A Remark about Legal Terminology

Online Text Page from The Ultimate Foundation of Economic Science, Ch. Chapter 6: Further Implications of the Neglect of Economic Thinking

In the political sphere the violent overthrow of the precapitalistic methods of government resulted in the complete abandonment of the feudal concepts of public law and the development of a new constitutional doctrine with legal concepts and terms unknown before.

The Moral Case for the Free Market Economy

BooksJuly 6, 2006
Tibor Machan makes the case for the free market system of economics based on the view of human beings as moral agents with the legal system of a good community as designed to nurture this moral agency.

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The Case Against the Fed

BooksJanuary 28, 2008
Rothbard provides a succinct account of the origins of money, showing how money must originate from a commodity.

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Butler Shaffer joins the ePub archive

BlogJune 25, 2010

Newly added to our ePub archive: Butler Shaffer’s Boundaries of Order: Private Property as a Social System.

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The Case for a 100 Percent Gold Dollar

BooksFebruary 19, 2011
Rothbard shows how money must originate from a commodity.

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The Case for Gold

BooksJuly 20, 2005
Had the U.S. followed the recommendations of this report when it came out in 1982, there would have been no housing bubble, no gigantic government debt, no depression, no economic upheaval, no high unemployment, and no international turmoil.

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Antitrust: The Case for Repeal

BooksDecember 28, 2010
This 100-page tour de force rips the intellectual cover off antitrust regulation to reveal it for what it is: a bludgeon used by businesses against their competitors.

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

BooksMarch 18, 2009
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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Less than Zero: The Case for a Falling Price Level in a Growing Economy

BooksMarch 16, 2010
Zero inflation's full benefits will not be grasped unless we recognize it as a stepping-stone towards something even better...

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The Case for Discrimination

BooksJanuary 5, 2011
Walter Block has been writing on the economics of discrimination — and in defense of discrimination, rightly understood — for more than 30 years. This edition collects nearly all of this writing to present a radical alternative to the mainstream view...

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Value, Capital, and Rent

BooksApril 4, 2007
In 1893, this important book filled a gap in the history of economic ideas.

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13. Capitalism versus Socialism

Online Text Page from Money, Method, and the Market Process, Ch. Comparative Economic Systems

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Most of our contemporaries are highly critical of what they call “the unequal distribution of wealth.” As they see it, justice would require a state of affairs under which nobody enjoys what are to be considered superfluous luxuries as long as other people lack things necessary for the preservation of life, health, and cheerfulness.