Monday, March 10, 2008

Murphy Battles Anti-Market Economics and Ethics (David Gordon)

David Gordon reviews Robert Murphy's The Politically Incorrect Guide to Capitalism:

Robert Murphy's admirable book is much more than a conventional defense of capitalism. Murphy includes standard material, e.g., why price controls, minimum wage legislation, and rent control do not work. Though it was once controversial to point to the inadequacies of these measures, now even mainstream textbooks hasten to condemn them. Murphy goes far beyond this. He takes on the most difficult and controversial challenges to the free market, and offers convincing responses to them.

Read the rest, and buy the book here.

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