Liberty: A Path to Its Recovery

F.A. Harper was a leader in the libertarian movement from the 1950s and onward. Here is his early manifesto (1949), in which he reveals a sophisticated understanding of free markets and freedom but had not yet, as he later did, come around completely to the Rothbardian view on the possibilities of society without the state. […]

The Writings of F. A. Harper, Volume 2: Shorter Essays

CONTENTS I. ECONOMICS The Free Market Perils of the Free Market, National and International Gaining the Free Market Fighting Fires Privately An Introduction to Value Theory Agriculture Improving the World’s Diet Is a Tremendous Problem The Food Situation The Government’s Agricultural Policy and Inflation Agriculture’s Sacred Seventh Inflation and Taxes Are Price Controls Necessary for the “Unprotected”? Stand-by Controls A […]