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Volume 12 Number 1
Summer 2007

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Articles

    “Starve the Beast”: Origins and Development of a Budgetary Metaphor
By Bruce Bartlett

A Market Like Any Other: Against the Double Standard in Judging the Media
By Karen Horn

Hayek Revisited: Planning, Diversity, and the Vox Populi
By Will C. Heath

Enterprise Capital in Emerging Markets
By Roy C. Smith

Marriage, Cohabitation, and Same-Sex Marriage
By Antony W. Dnes

Privately Funded and Built U.S. Warships in the Quasi-War of 1797–1801
By Larry J. Sechrest

Milton Friedman, 1912–2006
By Julio H. Cole

Nineteen Public Bads of Empire, Nation Building, and the Like
By Stephen J. Davies
Christopher J. Coyne

Book Reviews

    Law Without Nations? Why Constitutional Government Requires Sovereign States
By Jeremy A. Rabkin
Reviewed by Georg Vanberg

Nation-States and the Multinational Corporation: A Political Economy of Direct Foreign Investment
By Nathan M. Jensen
Reviewed by Donald J. Boudreaux

For All of These Rights: Business, Labor, and the Shaping of America’s Private-Public Welfare State
By Jennifer Klein
Reviewed by Price V. Fishback

Political Power and Corporate Control: The New Global Politics of Corporate Governance
By Peter A. Gourevitch and James Shinn
Reviewed by Martin Gelter

The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger
By Marc Levinson
Reviewed by Pierre Desrochers

Etceteras

    Results of Still Another Fifty-Year Experiment in Political Economy
By Robert Higgs