Category: Economics


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Steering the Economy: The British Experiment

By: Brittan, Samuel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Library Press, 1971

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Light shelf wear. Jacket has edge wear and rubbing and fading to spine. 504 pages with Index. The author questions whether human management can make adjustments to complicated economic affairs. Studying the British economy in the 1960s, Brittan looks at a range of complex economic issues such as inflation, unemployment, stop-go cycles, growth rates, taxes, quotas, exchange rates, and currency devaluation. View more info

New Dimensions of Political Economy

By: Heller, Walter W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press, 1966

Edition: First Edition

Lightly worn copy in a jacket that is rubbed and chipped. 203 pp., Notes, Index. The author was Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors during President Kennedy's administration and in the first year of President Johnson's. View more info

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Cowboy Arithmetic: Cattle as an Investment

By: Oppenheimer, Harold L.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Danville, Illinois, The Interstate Printers & Publishers, Inc., 1969

Edition: Second Edition, Sixth Printing

Ligh shelf wear, a bit of lean to the spine. Jacket has some chips and small tears; protected now in an archival sleeve. 226 pages with Index and illustrations. View more info

Economic Determinism or the Economic Interpretation of History

By: Parce, Lida

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Charles H. Kerr & Company, 1913

Edition: First Edition

Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and blind stamp to front cover. Shelf wear, as well as wear to the spine ends and extremities. Some minor rubbing and scuffing. Binding tight and square, hinges solid. 155 pages plus a one-page ad for a new book from the publisher and a four-page list of Socialist books "published co-operatively, not for profit, but for propaganda." The chapters are preceded by the Publisher's Note, which comments on the title of this ... View more info

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On Freedom and Free Enterprise: Essays in Honor of Ludwig von Mises

By: Sennholz, Mary (Editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1956

Edition: First Edition

Mild shelf wear to book, but names have been blacked out on the endpapers and a previous owner's inkstamp on the title page and first Index page were not blacked out. The rear endpaper has adhesive remnants (not sticky) from a bookplate or other item previously adhered there. There are no library markings to the book, so it may have been an ownership label of some sort. Mostly covered by the rear flap. The dust jacket has mild wear and a few tiny holes in the rear flap f... View more info

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Essays on Inflation

By: Terborgh, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Machinery and Allied Products Institute and Council for Technological Advancement, 1971

Edition: First Edition

Bumping to corners and spine ends. Rear cover has some scuff marks. Clean interior, no marks or writing. Twelve essays, 127 pages with Appendixes for Essays 1, 3, and 10. View more info

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The Theory of the Leisure Class

By: Veblen, Thorstein; Introduction by John Kenneth Galbraith

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1973

Edition: First Edition

The dust jacket shows rubbing and a few edge nicks. Protected now in a new Mylar cover. 261 pages with Index. Twenty-six page Introduction by John Kenneth Galbraith. Originally published in 1899, it has become a classic of economic and social theory that has contributed to the modernization of economic policy. View more info