Freedom in Crisis – David Boaz

“THE BEGINNING OF THE RENAISSANCE OF THE FREE-MARKET MOVEMENT”? Delivered to Cato University, Rancho Bernardo,California, July 30, 2009 Freedom is under assault in America, and has been for a while. we went through a lot in the Bush years-the excesses of...

Ernst Friedrich Schumacher

Ernst Friedrich Schumacher (16 August 1911 – 4 September 1977) was a German-British statistician and economist who is best known for his proposals for human-scale, decentralised and appropriate technologies.[1] He served as Chief Economic Advisor to the British...

Economic Thinkers

Economic Thinkers   A. R. J. Turgot (1727-1781) French author of Reflections 1766, established marginal utility analysis, physiocrat. Adam Smith (1723-1790) Scottish author of The Wealth of Nations 1776, developed free trade theory and an appreciation for the...
Cartesianism

Cartesianism

Cartesianism, the philosophical and scientific traditions derived from the writings of the French philosopher René Descartes (1596–1650). Metaphysically and epistemologically, Cartesianism is a species of rationalism, because...