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Economics In One Lesson by Henry Hazlit

The Fetish of Full Employment

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 10 The economic goal of any nation, as of any individual, is to get the greatest results with...

Disbanding Troops and Bureaucrats

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 9 When, after every great war, it is proposed to demobilize the armed forces, there is always a...

Spread The-Work Schemes

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 8 I have referred to various union make-work and featherbed practices. These practices, and the public toleration of...

The Curse of Machinery

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 7   Among the most viable of all economic delusions is the belief that machines on net balance create...

Credit Diverts Production

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 6   Government “encouragement” to business is sometimes as much to be feared as government hostility. This supposed encouragement...

Taxes Discourage Production

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 5 There is a still further factor which makes it improbable that the wealth...

Public Works Mean Taxes

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 4 There is no more persistent and influential faith in the world today than the...

Henry Hazlit—The Blessings of Destruction

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Part 2, Chapter 3 So we have finished with the broken window. An elementary fallacy. Anybody,...

The Lesson Applied: The Broken Window

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Part 2, Chapter 2 Let us begin with the simplest illustration possible: let us, emulating Bastiat,...

Do Unions Really Raise Wages?

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson— Chapter Nineteen The power of labor unions to raise wages over the long run and for the...

Minimum Wage Laws

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 18 We have already seen some of the harmful results of arbitrary governmental efforts to...

Government Price Fixing

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 17 We have seen what some of the effects are of governmental efforts to fix...

“Stabilizing” Commodities

BY HENRY HAZLIT - Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 16 Attempts to lift the prices of particular commodities permanently above their natural...

How the Price System Works

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 15 The whole argument of this book may be summed up in the statement that...

Saving the X Industry

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 14 The lobbies of Congress are crowded with representatives of the X industry. The X...

“Parity” Prices

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 13 Special interests, as the history of tariffs reminds us, can think of the most...

The Drive For Exports

BY HENRY HAZLIT Essential Works: The Freeman Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 12 Exceeded only by the pathological dread of imports that affects all nations is...

The Lesson

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 1 Economics is haunted by more fallacies than any other study known to man. This is no...

Preface: Economics in One Lesson — Henry Hazlit

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics in One Lesson: Preface This book is an analysis of economic fallacies that are at last so prevalent that they have almost...