Hazlitt was a remarkably lucid writer, and this short book is justly regarded as a classic....But it comes across even better in Jeff Riggenbach's interpretation. Riggenbach has a knack for making routine discursive sentences come alive...he could be a college professor lecturing, the kind of lecturer who really can teach. He sounds reasonable, engaging and thoroughly likeable. --AudioFile
If there were a Nobel Prize for clear economic thinking, Mr. Hazlitt s book would be a worthy recipient...like a surgeon s scalpel, it cuts through...much nonsense that has been written in recent years about our economic ailments. --J. W. Hanes (former undersecretary of the treasury)
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A simple, straightforward analysis of economic fallacies that are so prevalent they have almost become a new orthodoxy.
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