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Volume 22  Number 2  •  Fall 2017
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The One Hundredth Anniversary of the Russian Revolution

The Black Swan of the Russian Revolution

Chaos and Utopia: The Anarchists in the Russian Revolution and Civil War

Mass Murder and Public Slavery: The Soviet Experience

A Legacy of Lies and Lost Souls: The Russian Revolution at One Hundred Years

The Soviet Economy, 1917–1991: Its Life and Afterlife

Lessons from Revolutions: Development Takes Time

Weaponization of Sports: The Battle for World Influence through Sporting Success

How Paper Money Led to the Mongol Conquest: Money and the Collapse of Song China

The Diseconomies of Do-It-Yourself

Campus Sexual Assault: What We Know and What We Don’t

Passing the Affordable Care Act: Transaction Costs, Legerdemain, Acquisition of Control


Realism about Political Philosophy

Book Reviews

Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy

The Quest for Good Governance: How Societies Develop Control of Corruption

Capitalism and Commerce in Imaginative Literature: Perspectives on Business from Novels and Plays

The Permission Society: How the Ruling Class Turns Our Freedoms into Privileges and What We Can Do about It

For God and Profit: How Banking and Finance Can Serve the Common Good

American Spies: Modern Surveillance, Why You Should Care, and What to Do About It; Unwarranted: Policing Without Permission

Elinor Ostrom: An Intellectual Biography

Liberty and Equality in Political Economy: From Locke versus Rousseau to the Present

Panarchy: Political Theories of Non-Territorial States

A Pope and A President: John Paul II, Ronald Reagan, and the Extraordinary Untold Story of the Twentieth Century


Freedom of Movement—the Sine Qua Non of Economic Prosperity and Progress

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