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Capital in Disequilibrium

August 3, 2011
Professor Lewin provides an excellent summary of the contributions of Böhm-Bawerk, Mises, Hayek, Rothbard, and Lachmann, and goes on to apply their theory to modern macroeconomic understanding.

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The Roots of Capitalism

March 16, 2010
Capitalism is a system that can stand on its own attainments, writes John Chamberlain, and he offers here a fast-paced, provocative look at the intellectual forces and practical accomplishments that have created American capitalism.

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Capital and Interest

July 20, 2005
Böhm-Bawerk surveys and critiques failed theories of interest from antiquity to modern times, presents a full theory of the structure of production, and defends the importance of capital in production and time in the determination of the interest rate.

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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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Capital and Production

October 29, 2007
This book links Böhm-Bawerk's production theory and Mises's business-cycle theory, and gives a pathbreaking account of the role of consumers' goods within the structure of production.

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The Case for Capitalism

August 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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Fascism versus Capitalism

November 26, 2013
Lew Rockwell examines the starkly contrasting systems of capitalism and fascism, noting pro-fascist trends in recent decades as well as the larger historical trends in the United States and internationally.

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A Theory of Socialism and Capitalism

July 20, 2005
Hoppe argues that there are only two possible archetypes in economic affairs: socialism and capitalism.

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Value, Capital, and Rent

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

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The Positive Theory of Capital

September 27, 2007
This is the second book in the series of Böhm-Bawerk translations by Scottish economist William Smart, originally published in 1891.

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Capitalism: A Treatise on Economics

July 20, 2005
This mammoth exposition deals with the method and theory of economics, and particularly excels in its application to matters of policy.

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Capital and Its Structure

July 20, 2005
Lachmann's his most lasting contribution to economic theory.

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The Pure Theory of Capital

November 27, 2006
F.A. Hayek sought to fill out the theory of the business cycle with an impenetrable one, and the result was this remarkable 1941 treatise.

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The Case for Legalizing Capitalism

July 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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Time, Uncertainty, and Disequilibrium: Exploration of Austrian Themes

November 2, 2007
The conceptualization of man as engaging in purposeful activity is inconceivable apart from the categories of cause and effect. The categories of cause and effect, in turn, imply the notions before and after. At this point, time has already entered the picture.

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Review of Capital in Disequilibrium: The Role of Capital in a Changing World, 2nd ed., by Peter Lewin

Peter Lewin’s Capital in Disequilibrium is an award-winning, extensive survey of capital theory, which touches on and summarizes an array of issues and phenomena...

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Capital is Disequilibrium: The Role of Capital in a Changing World, by Peter Lewin

April 1, 2001
Peter Lewin here undertakes a difficult task and carries off his mission with notable success. He studied with the late Ludwig Lachmann , by whose thought he has been greatly influenced.

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Capital, Expectations, and the Market Process

October 13, 2009
This collection includes seventeen of Ludwig Lachmann's most important papers published from 1940 to 1973...

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Stock Market, Credit, and Capital Formation, The

July 20, 2005
Economist Fritz Machlup was an early Misesian who wrote this book as an early study in the workings of the business cycle. In particular, he investigates and explains the relationship between expanding credit, monetary policy, and rising stock prices. The German edition was written in 1929 and...

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