F. A. Hayek (1899-1992), recipient of the Medal of Freedom in 1991 and co-winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics in 1974, was a pioneer in monetary theory and a leading proponent of classical liberalism in the twentieth century. He taught at the University of London, the University of Chicago, and the University of Freiburg.
This book should be required reading for all High School Students.
Hayek's book is a frontal attack on the socialist dream of a centrally planned economy, which should wipe out the cyclical swings in a free market system.
All who read this important book will be forever changed, like puppies whose eyes are finally opened.
Hayek explains how citizens of a country can go from freedom of the individual to slavery in a collective in increments. Read morePublished 5 days ago by R. E. Cooke
Anyone interested in modern economics and politics must read this book. All the problems of modern governments and country economics we see today were predicted by Hayek over 50... Read morePublished 9 days ago by SteveG in CO
Clearly laid out common sense arguments - a bit dry but easy to readPublished 10 days ago by Jason Kapp
This book should be a must read for every politician, student and anyone who seeks to vote. The book makes it clear that the destruction of personal freedom requires propaganda and... Read morePublished 12 days ago by James V. Bisceglia