The Resource Nation, state, and economy : contributions to the politics and history of our time, Ludwig von Mises ; translated by Leland B. Yeager ; edited by Bettina Bien Greaves

Nation, state, and economy : contributions to the politics and history of our time, Ludwig von Mises ; translated by Leland B. Yeager ; edited by Bettina Bien Greaves

Label
Nation, state, and economy : contributions to the politics and history of our time
Title
Nation, state, and economy
Title remainder
contributions to the politics and history of our time
Statement of responsibility
Ludwig von Mises ; translated by Leland B. Yeager ; edited by Bettina Bien Greaves
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Nation, State, and Economy, published less than a year after Austria's defeat in World War I, examines and compares prewar and postwar economic conditions and explicates Mises's theory that each country's prosperity supports rather than undercuts the prosperity of other countries. Mises's humanitarian recommendations in this book, born from a classical liberal perspective, provide a striking example of how supposedly "hardnosed" economic theory, based on the reality of experience, is in fact far more supportive of human flourishing than seemingly more "idealistic" but actually impractical social theories. Specifically, Mises warned of the consequences of the punitive terms of the Treaty of Versailles by victors more interested in punishing their defeated enemies than in building a Europe that would be able to meet the challenges of the future. With the benefit of hindsight we see how different European and world history might have been
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
330.9/041
Index
index present
LC call number
HC56
LC item number
.V6613 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Liberty fund library of the works of Ludwig von Mises
Label
Nation, state, and economy : contributions to the politics and history of our time, Ludwig von Mises ; translated by Leland B. Yeager ; edited by Bettina Bien Greaves
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • War socialism
  • 3.
  • Autarky and stockpiling
  • 4.
  • The economy's war costs and the inflation
  • 5.
  • Covering the state's war costs
  • 6.
  • War socialism and true socialism
  • Nation and state
  • Socialism and imperialism
  • 1.
  • Socialism and its opponents
  • 2.
  • Socialism and utopia
  • 3.
  • Centralist and syndicalist socialism
  • 4.
  • Socialist imperialism
  • 1.
  • Nation and nationality
  • 2.
  • The nationality principle in politics
  • War and the economy
  • 1.
  • The economic position of the central powers in the war
Control code
ocn824698564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 194 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614878391
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3557947x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824698564
  • pebcs1614878390

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