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The Essence of Stigler

via Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The twenty-four essays that appear in this volume exemplify the scholarly brilliance and intellectual curiosity that has marked the world of Nobel laureate George J. Stigler, who has been acknowledged as one of the foremost architects of twentieth-century economic thought.

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Education: Assumptions versus History: Collected Papers

by Thomas Sowellvia Hoover Institution Press
Friday, November 1, 1985

In the papers collected in Education: Assumptions versus History, Dr. Thomas Sowell takes a hard look at the state of education in our schools and universities. His imperative is to test the assumptions underlying contemporary educational policies and innovations against the historical and contemporary evidence.

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U.S.-Japan Strategic Reciprocity: A Neo-Internationalist View

via Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, January 1, 1985

This volume evaluates the past, present, and future course of U. S.-Japan security relations.

Author: Edward A. Olsen

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A Vietnam Experience: Ten Years of Reflection

by James Bond Stockdalevia Hoover Institution Press
Thursday, November 1, 1984

Admiral Stockdale looks back at his ten years in Vietnam. Ranging in subject from methods of communication in prison to military ethics to the principles of leadership, the thirty-four selections contained in this volume are a unique record of what their author calls a "melting experience," a pressure-packed existence that forces one to grow.

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Great Depression, 1929–1938: Lessons for the 1980s

via Hoover Institution Press
Friday, September 7, 1984

Economists as diverse in approach as Lord Keynes and Milton Friedman have analyzed the causes of the Great Depression, and their answers have ranged from underconsumption to failings in monetary policy. 

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The Essence of Hayek

via Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, August 1, 1984

The twenty-one essays in this book provide an overview of the contributions of Nobel laureate and Hoover Institution honorary fellow Friedrich A. von Hayek to the fields of economics, political theory, history, and philosophy.

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Berlin Alert: The Memoirs and Reports of Truman Smith

by Robert Hessenvia Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, March 6, 1984

In 1940, after the fall of France, Truman Smith and Charles Lindbergh were denounced as Nazi sympathizers and charged with deliberately exaggerating the strength of the Luftwaffe to discourage America from resisting Hitler's demands. 

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Registration and the Draft

via Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, July 20, 1982

Book by Anderson, Martin.

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Financial Deregulation and Monetary Control

by Gillian G. Garciavia Hoover Institution Press
Monday, February 1, 1982

Based on the authors' experience as visting scholars in the Division of Banking Research and Economic Policy at the Office of the Comptroller in 1980, this study explores The Depository Institution Deregulation and Monetary Control Act's historical antecedents, its purpose, and its potential effects on the financial system and the conduct of monetary policy during the 1980s.

Co-Author: Thomas F. Cargill

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Bound to Be Free

by Richard B. McKenzievia Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, January 6, 1982

Why is it that in the land of the free, special interests control what you eat, wear, and drive, while the government tells you how your children will be educated and how much you'll pay for life's essentials? McKenzie argues that the key to each person's freedom is a business community free of government favor as well as interference.

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