Issue: Economic History and Development

The Power of Independent Thinking


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Capitalism, Cronyism, and Democracy
The Fall and Rise of Laissez-Faire in the United States, 1789-1900
We Cannot Let Cronyism Overrun Our Economic Garden
Why Did the Roosevelt Administration Think Cartels, Higher Wages, and Shorter Workweeks Would Promote Recovery from the Great Depression?
Coal Miners, Class Differences, and the Unpopularity of Isms
A Review Essay on George Orwell’s The Road to Wigan Pier
A Short Note about Inequality
Some Fundamental Problems with Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century
The Origins of the National Banking System
The Chase-Cooke Connection and the New York City Banks
How Paper Money Led to the Mongol Conquest
Money and the Collapse of Song China
Whatever Happened to Inflation?
The Calm Before the Storm

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