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After the Collapse of Communism: Comparative Lessons of Transition

by Michael McFaulvia Cambridge University Press
Sunday, August 1, 2010

This collection of essays is derived from a conference convened at Princeton University marking the ten-year anniversary of the collapse of the Soviet Union.

The Housing Boom and Bust

by Thomas Sowellvia Basic Books
Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Scary headlines and scarier statistics tell the story of a financial crisis on a scale not seen in decades-certainly not within the lifetime of most Americans. 

Advancing Democracy Abroad: Why We Should and How We Can

by Michael McFaulvia Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Wednesday, December 16, 2009

After eight years of President Bush's trumpeting the virtues of promoting freedom and democracy abroad but achieving limited results, many Americans have grown suspicious of democratic development as a goal of American foreign policy

Violence and Social Orders: A Conceptual Framework for Interpreting Recorded Human History

by Douglass C. North, Barry R. Weingastvia Cambridge University Press
Sunday, February 1, 2009

All societies must deal with the possibility of violence, and they do so in different ways.

Christian Perspectives on Legal Thought

by Michael McConnellvia Yale University Press
Saturday, December 1, 2001

This book explores for the first time the broad range of ways in which Christian thought intersects with American legal theory. 

How Nations Grow Rich: The Case for Free Trade

by Melvyn B. Kraussvia Oxford University Press
Thursday, May 8, 1997

There can be no doubt, writes economist Melvyn Krauss, that the prosperity of the industrial nations since the Second World War has been due largely to global specialization and interdependence.

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Analysis and Commentary

Miles Apart And No Peace In Sight: Putin's D-Day Press Conference Versus Poroshenko's Inaugural

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The United States and Europe do not know how to read Vladimir Putin. He is, for the Western mind, a strange laboratory specimen, who grew up in the KGB world of conspiracy and repression of enemies who are everywhere.

The Moscow Bombings of September 1999: Examinations of Russian Terrorist Attacks at the Onset of Vladimir Putin's Rule

by John B. Dunlopvia Ibidem
Saturday, February 1, 2014

The five chapters contained in this volume focus on the complex and tumultuous events occurring in Russia during the five months from May through September 1999. 

The Classical Liberal Constitution: The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Harvard University Press
Wednesday, January 1, 2014

American liberals and conservatives alike take for granted a progressive view of the Constitution that took root in the early twentieth century.

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The Great Inflation: The Rebirth of Modern Central Banking

by Michael D. Bordovia University of Chicago Press
Friday, June 28, 2013

Controlling inflation is among the most important objectives of economic policy. By maintaining price stability, policy makers are able to reduce uncertainty, improve price-monitoring mechanisms, and facilitate more efficient planning and allocation of resources, thereby raising productivity.