by Kinokuniya Co., Distributed outside Japan by Oxford University Press in Tokyo, Japan, New York, N.Y .
Written in English
|Statement||by Masaaki Kuboniwa.|
|Series||Economic research series / Institute of Economic Research Hitotsubashi University ;, no. 27, Economic research series (Hitotsubashi Daigaku. Keizai Kenkyūjo) ;, no. 27.|
|LC Classifications||HC340.I57 K83 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||278 p. :|
|Number of Pages||278|
|LC Control Number||89198750|
Irreverent but honest economists Robert Lawson and Benjamin Powell have all the data—and even more important, the firsthand global experience—to affirm that socialism fails to deliver on any of the utopian promises it makes and instead is very bad for your economic (and other) health. This is a book that every American who values freedom and sound economics (and /5(). That von Mises analysis of Socialism came to fruition with the fall of Socialism in Soviet Union proves how cogent, accurate and profound this book is even today. This is a terrific book, which potentially can save the World from repeating mistakes made in the last century. The book is highly by: Makarov, Valery, "Masaaki Kuboniwa, Quantitative Economics of Socialism: Input‐Output Approaches," Economic Review, Hitotsubashi University, vol. 45(1. Discover the best Communism & Socialism in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.
Socialism is most famous for Mises’s penetrating economic calculation argument. The book contains much more however. The book contains much more however. Mises not only shows the impossibility of socialism: he defends capitalism against the main arguments socialists and other critics have raised against it. If you're looking for a general overview of economics and how different economic systems work, this book is your guide. Thomas Sowell's bestseller covers the basics of capitalism, socialism, feudalism and the like with a concise explanation of the underlying principles of each. It's very much a common sense approach to high-level economic. Thomas Sowell - Marxism: Philosophy and Economics Henry Hazlitt - Economics in One Lesson Ludwig von Mises - Socialism: An Economic and Sociological Analysis Friedrich Hayek - The Road to Serfdom Frederic Bastiat - The Law. And just about any history book, as they show the destruction socialism and communism brings with it. Socialism: An Economic and Sociological Analysis is a book by Austrian School economist and libertarian thinker Ludwig von Mises, first published in German by Gustav Fischer Verlag in Jena in under the title Die Gemeinwirtschaft: Untersuchungen über den was translated into English from the second reworked German edition (Jena: Gustav Fischer Author: Ludwig von Mises.
There hasn't really been a textbook on socialism like there is for capitalism. Usually when socialist economics are taught in universities, courses just focus on the flaws of capitalism rather than modeling a socialist economy. EDIT: This wasn't an insult to socialism. Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy remains one of the greatest works of social theory written this century. When it first appeared the New English Weekly predicted that 'for the next five to ten years it will cetainly remain a work with which no one who professes any degree of information on sociology or economics can afford to be unacquainted.'4/5. This book must rank as the most devastating analysis of socialism yet penned An economic classic in our time. Henry Hazlitt More than thirty years ago F. A. Hayek said of Socialism: "It was a work on political economy in the tradition of the great moral philosophers, a Montesquieu or Adam Smith, containing both acute knowledge and profound wisdom/5. I found this book to be an extremely valuable critique of actually existing socialism as well as a critique of Marxism and later Marxist theorists. The thing I found quite interesting about Nove's critique is it's quite clear while he was critical of Marx, Engels, Lenin, etc. he also held a very high degree of respect for them/5.