Readers will close the volume with admiration for Kirzner’s devotion to Austrian economics, immense learning, and dialectical skill
Monopoly and CompetitionValue and Exchange
Competition and cooperation and not two things in conflict. They are both essential ingredients in a society based on voluntary action instead of violence.
Italian fascism and German national socialism were committed to abolishing private property in practice, if not in name.
Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology
Booms and BustsFinancial MarketsGlobal Economy
Unlike Greece, Italy or other seriously debt-laden economies, it’s not just government borrowing that’s the main risk to Turkey.
The economist Alex Tabarrok recently criticized "identity economics" in a manner reminiscent of Murray Rothbard's criticism of Keynes.
Taxes and Spending
If Social Security was efficient, equitable, reliable and sustainable, defending the status quo might be sensible. But it is none of those things.
Anthony Flood has written a valuable study of the surprising failure of the Communist historian Herbert Aptheker to cite C.L.R. James's Black Jacobins, despite its clear relevance to his work.