September 2020 ISSUE

How the Collapse of Communism Has Undermined Faith in American Capitalism

By Richard B. McKenzie

At their presidential campaign stops, U.S. Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren charged that American capitalism has, since the early 1970s, been "rigged" and "corrupted" by the rich and powerful for self-aggrandizement, to the detriment of middle- and lower-inc...

Liberty’s Discontents

By Arnold Kling

[t]he idea of decline consists of two distinct traditions. For every Western intellectual who dreads the collapse of his own society (like Henry Adams or Arnold Toynbee or Paul Kennedy or Charles Murray), there is another who has looked forward to the event with g...

What’s the Economist’s Point of View?

By Adam Martin

A Liberty Classic Book Review of The Economic Point of View: An Essay on the History of Economic Thought, by Israel Kirzner.1 What is economics, really? One popular answer to this question is: who cares? Economics is what economists do. Frank Knight famou...

Love and Economics

By Liya Palagashvili

A Book Review of Everything I Ever Needed to Know About Economics I Learned from Online Dating, by Paul Oyer.1   Match.com, eHarmony, and OkCupid, it turns out, are no different from eBay or Monster.com. On all these sites, people come together trying...

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David M. Hart



Editor's Introduction to "Free-Riding on the Euro"

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Life and Works of Anne Robert Jacques Turgot

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Life and Works of Jean-Baptiste Say

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Life and Works of Gustave de Molinari

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David R. Henderson

Economists Waging War

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Economics Works

Liberty Classics May 6 2019


Economists Know: Ask What Changed

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A Cure for Our Health Care Ills

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What a Wonderful World

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Why Predatory Pricing Is Highly Unlikely

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Honor Laborers

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In Praise of Debt

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Think on the Margin

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The Robber Barons: Neither Robbers nor Barons

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How Property Rights Solve Problems

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GDP Fetishism

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Charles L. Hooper

Economists Know: Ask What Changed

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A Cure for Our Health Care Ills

Article Jun 4 2018


The Dismal Economics of Drug Development

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Who Is Harmed by Insider Trading?

Featured Article Mar 2 2015


Insider Trading Turned Inside Out

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NSA Surveillance: A Cost/Benefit Analysis

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Mercantilism Lives

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FDA Walls Do Not Encircle

Featured Article Jul 7 2008

R. Glenn Hubbard

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