In Bootleggers & Baptists: How Economic Forces and Moral Persuasion Interact to Shape Regulatory Politics, economists Bruce Yandle and Adam Smith explain how money and morality are often combined in politics to produce arbitrary regulations benefiting cronies, while constraining productive economic activities by the general public.
Acclaimed economist and Cato chairman William A. Niskanen illustrates how economic incentives significantly aid in the creation of successful policies.
This collection of essays from the nation’s top education experts evaluates the progress of Friedman’s innovative idea and reflects on its merits in the 21st century.
Is European “comfy” capitalism better than American “cowboy” capitalism?
How government “cures” often cause more harm than good.
Winner of the 2003 Sir Antony Fisher Memorial Award given to “outstanding books published by independent policy institutes” that further the cause of liberty.
What is the animating “spirit” behind what may appear to be the coldly calculating world of markets and business enterprise?
How do economies develop?
“The most magnificent collection of libertarian writings ever published.”
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How monetary instability endangers market liberalism.