Book Note: Rothbard: Man, Economy, and State: A Treatise on Economic Principles
[PDF], by Manuel S. 'Manny' Klausner
, New York University Law Review
, Jun 1963
Review of Rothbard's economic treatise with emphasis on areas of interest to lawyers
"Because economic issues underlie and permeate much of law and politics today, it is imperative that lawyers study and comprehend economics. ... Despite this manifest necessity for economic education as a part of the preparation for the practice of law, such training has been neglected in the curriculum of most American law schools. Serious study of volumes such as Man, Economy, and State could alleviate this problem. "
How I Became a Libertarian and an Austrian Economist
, by Richard M. Ebeling
, 2 May 2016
Autobiographical essay highlighting the people and events who influenced him in his path to libertarianism and Austrian economics
"Murray Rothbard's influence was different. I learned a great deal of clear and logical thinking from his writings on Austrian Economics, especially his monumental two-volume treatise, Man, Economy and State, which systematically stated, refined, and advanced the entire corpus of Austrian theory from the conception of human action to the nature and effects of government intervention in the market economy. "
Related Topics: Economics
, Austrian Economics
, Bettina Bien Greaves
, Friedrich A. Hayek
, Institute for Humane Studies
, Israel M. Kirzner
, Ludwig M. Lachmann
, Ludwig von Mises
, Ayn Rand
, Murray N. Rothbard
Reading the Literature of Liberty
, by Roy A. Childs, Jr.
, May 1987
Childs' selection of "great books", including works by Hazlitt, Bastiat, Rose Wilder Lane, Nock, Ayn Rand, Friedman, Hayek, Rothbard, Mises and Nozick
"... don't neglect the works that really made Rothbard's reputation as a young man: his treatise Man, Economy, and State is a magnificent contribution both to economics and to political theory, while its sequel, Power and Market launched a full-scale critique of state intervention in the economy."