Human Action

The masterpiece first appeared in German in 1940 and then disappeared, only to reappear in English in 1949. It was a sensation, the largest and most scientific defense of human freedom ever published. As is well known, Mises’s book is the best defense of capitalism ever written. It covers basic economics through the most advanced […]

Money, Method, and the Market Process

by Ludwig von Mises This volume might be called the Mises Reader, for it contains a wide sampling of his academic essays on money, trade, and economic systems. Some of them, like “Observations on the Cooperative Movement,” have not been published previously. Others, like “The Idea of Liberty Is Western,” have already made their mark on […]

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 […]

One Is A Crowd

This is a treasure: One Is a Crowd. It collects Frank Chodorov‘s most profound essays on the topic of individualism, many of which have otherwise been unjustly lost to history. The reader will be riveted by his biographical essay on the meaning of his own Jewishness to his life and beliefs. His piece on what educational […]

Capital and Interest

The great economist and finance minister of the Austro-Hungarian Empire is a pillar of the Austrian School. As a champion of the new marginalist school, this great work brought him more fame than even Carl Menger had in his day. Here is the original English translation by Scottish economist William Smart, the one that had […]

The Positive Theory of Capital

This is the second book in the series of Boehm-Bawerk translations by Scottish economist William Smart, originally published in 1891. It is, as the title suggests, the positive theory of capital.It begins with full front matter by Smart himself, and then we come to book one: The Nature and Conception of Capital. Six sections follow: […]

The Bastiat Collection

In two volumes, here is The Bastiat Collection, the main corpus of his writings in English in a restored and elegant translation that includes some of the most powerful defenses of free markets ever written. This restoration project has yielded a collection to treasure. After years of hard work and preparation, we can only report that […]