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Economics in One Lesson

The Shortest and Surest Way to Understand Basic Economics

Henry Hazlitt

A million copy seller, Henry Hazlitts Economics in One Lesson is a classic economic primer. But it is also much more, having become a fundamental influence on modern libertarian economics of the type espoused by Ron Paul and others.Considered among the leading economic thinkers of the Austrian School, which includes Carl Menger, Ludwig von Mises, F...
Publish Date
December 14
First Published in 1946
Goodreads rating
If you read this book and "Basic Economics" you'll know more than all or your classmates combined about the basic workings of free markets and economics.      source
Oct 12, 2012
@crichton18 great book. Required reading.      source
Feb 19, 2019
3 books I recommended on Pomp's podcast. These books help you understand how our world works (or doesn’t work). This understanding is essential for success.      source
Mar 11, 2016
I previously recommended this book to Hillary and Bernie; now, I'm recommending it to the Republican candidates.      source