Books Category: Economics

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Good Money Part I

Good Money, Part I: The New World By F. A. Hayek
Edited by Stephen Kresge

Economics

Hayek’s deep interest in the concept of money and its role within the economy is developed in Good Money, Part I. Consisting of seven of Hayek’s most significant monetary writings from the 1920s, this collection focuses on his critique of the idea that price stabilization is consistent with the stabilization of foreign exchange.

Good Money Part II

Good Money, Part II: The Standard By F. A. Hayek
Edited by Stephen Kresge

Economics

This complementary volume provides five additional essays to expand our understanding of Hayek’s ideas about money and monetary policy. Good Money, Part II: The Standard investigates the consequences of the “predicament of composition” which led to one of Hayek’s most controversial proposals: that governments should be denied a monopoly on the coining of money.

Government Failure and OverGovernment

Government Failure and Over-Government By Arthur Seldon
Edited and with a New Introduction by Colin Robinson

Economics

In the fifth volume of The Collected Works of Arthur Seldon, Arthur Seldon uses public choice economics research to support his theory of over-government. The term “over-government” was coined by Seldon and is defined as the failure of governments to govern well, leading the public to avoid government programs in favor of markets.

Hayek on Hayek

Hayek on Hayek: An Autobiographical Dialogue By F. A. Hayek

Edited by Stephen Kresge and Leif Wenar

Economics

This volume gives readers insight into F. A. Hayek’s life and ideas. This detailed chronology depicts Hayek’s early life and education, his intellectual progress, and the academic and public reception of his ideas through a series of oral history interviews. Hayek’s own autobiographical notes are included.

Human Action

Human Action: A Treatise on Economics By Ludwig von Mises
Edited by Bettina Bien Greaves
Glossary Prepared by Percy L. Greaves, Jr.

Economics

In Human Action, Mises starts from the ideas set forth in his Theory and History that all actions and decisions are based on human needs, wants, and desires and continues deeper and further to explain how studying this human action is not only a legitimate science (praxeology) but how that science is based on the foundation of free-market economics.

Ideas Persons and Events

Ideas, Persons, and Events By James M. Buchanan
Foreword by Hartmut Kliemt

Economics

This final volume (save for the Index) in Liberty Fund’s The Collected Works of James M. Buchanan acquaints us most intimately with the man himself. Included are essays and short pieces that shed light on Buchanan’s view of the world.

IEA the LSE and the Influence of Ideas The

The IEA, the LSE, and the Influence of Ideas By Arthur Seldon
Edited and with a New Introduction by Colin Robinson

Economics

Volume 7 of The Collected Works of Arthur Seldon includes six works that discuss the role of the Institute of Economic Affairs, where Seldon spent most of his working life.

Index to the Works of Adam Smith

Index to the Works of Adam Smith By Adam Smith
Compiled by Knud Haakonssen and A. S. Skinner

Economics Glasgow Edition o...

This comprehensive Index to the Works of Adam Smith gives students and researchers in all fields a single, unified source for locating Adam Smith’s many contributions to such diverse fields as economics, morality, philosophy, and law.

Indexes

Indexes

Economics

This volume presents a comprehensive index to the entire series of The Collected Works of James M. Buchanan. Included is an annotated copy of the entire curriculum vitae, indicating in which volume in the series the various items appear and, correspondingly, those items that have been omitted.

Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations An

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (vol. 2) By Adam Smith
Edited by R. H. Campbell and A. S. Skinner
William B. Todd, Textual Editor

Economics Glasgow Edition o...

First published in 1776, the year in which the American Revolution officially began, Smith’s Wealth of Nations sparked a revolution of its own. In it Smith analyzes the major elements of political economy, from market pricing and the division of labor to monetary, tax, trade, and other government policies that affect economic behavior. Throughout he offers seminal arguments for free trade, free markets, and limited government.

Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations An

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (set) By Adam Smith
Edited by R. H. Campbell and A. S. Skinner
William B. Todd, Textual Editor

Economics Glasgow Edition o...

First published in 1776, the year in which the American Revolution officially began, Smith’s Wealth of Nations sparked a revolution of its own. In it Smith analyzes the major elements of political economy, from market pricing and the division of labor to monetary, tax, trade, and other government policies that affect economic behavior. Throughout he offers seminal arguments for free trade, free markets, and limited government.

Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations An

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (vol. 1) By Adam Smith
Edited by R. H. Campbell and A. S. Skinner
William B. Todd, Textual Editor

Economics Glasgow Edition o...

First published in 1776, the year in which the American Revolution officially began, Smith’s Wealth of Nations sparked a revolution of its own. In it Smith analyzes the major elements of political economy, from market pricing and the division of labor to monetary, tax, trade, and other government policies that affect economic behavior. Throughout he offers seminal arguments for free trade, free markets, and limited government.