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Leland B. Yeager

Works Published inReview of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10Austrian Economics NewsletterThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

Leland Yeager is Ludwig von Mises Professor of Economics, Emeritus, at Auburn University.

Is the Market a Test of Truth and Beauty?

Free MarketsMedia and Culture

06/02/2011Books
This vast collection is a tribute to the range of Yeager's brilliance and erudition, and a reminder that his contributions are enormous...

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Civic Religion Reasserted

Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

12/21/2011Mises Daily Articles
Relative to what is democracy "efficient"? Wittman does not say...

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Civic Religion Revisited

09/30/2011Mises Daily Articles
In recent decades the public-choice school has been applying economic analysis to political institutions and activities. People are fundamentally the same in government as in private life. In trying to achieve their purposes (which need not be narrowly egoistic ones), individuals respond to...

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A Case for Alternative History

World HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

07/27/2011Mises Daily Articles
The history that didn't happen can be just as interesting as the history that did...

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Is the Market a Test of Truth and Beauty?

Free Markets

07/18/2011Mises Daily Articles
Financial success in some broad or narrow market niche has no deeper philosophical significance; in itself, it is no further sign of excellence or virtue. Market success does not prove that the tastes catered to, the goods and services provided, or the providers themselves are admirable.

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A Libertarian Case for Monarchy

Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

07/12/2011Mises Daily Articles
As an exercise, I'll contend that constitutional monarchy can better preserve people's freedom and opportunities than democracy as it has turned out in practice...

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