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Rent Control - a Popular Paradox: Evidence on the Economic Effects of Rent Control

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Fraser Institute: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 34501256

ISBN: 0889750009

Condition: Good


0889750009 212 pages. Essays on the economics of housing in Canada and on the effects of rent control in the United States, the United Kingdom, Austria, France and Sweden. "If this account seems to boil down to a catalogue of iniquities to be laid at the door of rent control, that is no mere coincidence, but inevitable..." - Professor F.A. Hayek, Nobel Laureate. Minor lean to spine. Average wear. Few markings to contents. Binding aging but remains intact. View more info

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Newsweek Magazine, February (Feb.), 1974 - The Exorcism Frenzy

By: Alpern, David N.; Lansner, Kermit; Woodward, Kenneth L.; Friedman, Milton; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Newsweek, Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4880

Condition: Good


100 pages. Features: Fantastic Chrysler/Plymouth color-photo 4-panel ad inside front cover features the Scamp, Valiant Brougham and Gold Duster; State of the President (Richard Nixon); Electronic Vision - research aims for artificial sight; Film "The Exorcist" leads to frenzy of interest in exorcisms; Pending coalminer strike in Britain; America's oil companies seen as villains in the energy squeeze; Dr. Thomas E. Deiker argues for gun control; Nice color-photo ad for the Ford Maverick; Watergate scandal - John Dean, H.R. Haldeman; Photo of President Nixon and family with Billy Graham... View more info

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Market Education: The Unknown History (Studies in Social Philosophy and Policy)

By: Coulson, Andrew J.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Transaction Publishers: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 622H0513

ISBN: 1560004088

Condition: Very Good


1560004088 470 pages. Index. Footnotes. "Ranges from ancient Greece and Rome to modern America and Japan to document his conclusion that parental choice in a private educational market is a far more effective system for educating children than government-run schools." - Milton Friedman, Nobel Laureate in Economics. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A high-quality copy. View more info

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A Theory of the Consumption Function: National Bureau of Economic Research Number 63, General Series

By: Friedman, Milton

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Princeton University Press: 1964

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 324G2135

Condition: Very Good


243 pages. Index. Light wear to book. '...Presents a new theory of the consumption function, tests it against extensive statistical material, and suggests some of its significant implications." - from dust jacket. Dust jacket bears short opening at base of spine and is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. Prior owner's name inside front board. Sporadic pencil marginalia to contents. A sound copy. View more info

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Free to Choose: A Personal Statement

By: Friedman, Milton & Rose [Signed]

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, Mariner Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 169H4159

ISBN: 0156334607

Condition: Good


0156334607 Signed by both Milton and Rose Friedman and briefly inscribed (For Bob) upon half-title page. Reprint of the 1980 first edition with a new Introduction by the authors. "In this classic about economics, freedom, and the relationship between the two, Nobel laureate and presidential advisor Milton Friedman and his wife Rose explain how our freedom has been eroded and our prosperity undermined through the explosion of laws, regulations, agencies, and spending in Washington, and how good intentions often produce deplorable results when government is the middleman. The Friedmans also p... View more info

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Studies in the Quantity Theory of Money

By: Friedman, Milton - Editor and Contributor; Cagan, Phillip; Klein, John J.; Lerner, Eugene M.; Selden, Richard T.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, The University of Chicago Press: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 324G2120

Condition: Good


265 pages. Index. Fourth impression of the 1956 first edition. Gilt lettering upon dark blue backstrip. Contents include: The Quantitative Theory of Money - A Restatement; The Monetary Dynamics of Hyperinflation; German Money and Prices, 1932-44; Inflation in the Confederacy, 1861-65; Monetary Velocity in the United States. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper, otherwise contents clean, bright and unmarked. Average wear. Binding tight. A sound copy. COHEN 94. View more info

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Money Mischief: Episodes in Monetary History

By: Friedman, Milton [Signed]

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 169H4109

ISBN: 0151620423

Condition: Very Good


0151620423 Signed, without inscription, by Milton Friedman upon half-title. 274 pages. References. "Discusses the creation of value: from stones to feathers to gold. Outlines the central role of monetary theory and shows how it can act to ignite or deepen inflation, as one instance. Explains, in layman's English, what the present monetary system in the United States - a system without historical precedent - means for your paycheck and savings book as well as for the global economy." - dust jacket. Milton Friedman [1912-2006] won the Nobel Prize for Economic Sciences in 1976. Clean and ... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, May 14, 1967 - Hunter S. Thompson on Haight Ashbury

By: Friedman, Milton; Kentfield, Calvin; Lewis, Flora; Thompson, Hunter S.; Kneeland, Douglas E.; Samuels, Gertrude; Cain, Harriet; Fishman, Katherine Davis; Claiborne, Craig; Plumb, B.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4007

Condition: Fair


144 pages. Features: Cover Photo of General Charles de Gaulle; An All Volunteer Army - the cash for abolishing the draft; Two Kinds of Tankers - clean and dirty - life aboard these ever-growing sea vessels; France's Struggle of Apres de Gaulle has Begun; Haight Ashbury - the 'Hashbury' is the Capital of the Hippies - great photo-illustrated article by Hunter S. Thompson; The Price of Hogs is way down; There are 300 Negroes at the University of Alabama - 4 years after Governor Wallace stood in the door - photo-illustrated article; Classy photo-ad for Hunter Haig men's fashions features gent in... View more info

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Newsweek Magazine, March (Mar.) 1, 1971 - The American Jew

By: Multiple Contributors Including Milton Friedman

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York, Newsweek: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4408

Condition: Good


98 pages. Features: Two-page color-photo ad for the For Lincoln Continental; Delta Airlines ad features Reservationist Janet Cook; Two-page Fiat car ad illustrates its competitors; Funky color-photo Sears ad for printed men's dress shirts; Nice large color-photo ad for the Plymouth Satellite two-door (red); L&M cigarette ad features photo of black model in tub; Article on Indochina - The New Optimism; Confession of William Calley; The Black Caucus; Rough justice in Macon County AL - police brutality; Chromacolor TV ad; Lee Harvey Oswald and the U-2; Mrs. Gandhi makes her bid; Fascists in Ital... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, December (Dec.) 30, 1979 - Jack Kerouac

By: Safire, W.; Baker, Russell; Mermelstein, David; McCarthy, Eugene J.; Plummer, William; Stanfill, Francesca; Robards, Terry; Bethany, Marilyn; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G3933

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Safire on No-Name Nomenclature; Black & White Scotch ad features photos of championship backgammon players Paul Magriel, Herb Roman, Laurie Arnold, Joe Dwek, Jan Goldberg, Lord Rennell of Rodd, Ms. Demerdjian, W. McClintock, and more; The Lucky 1970's; The Threatening Economy - with comments by twenty economists, including Milton Friedman, John Kenneth Galbraith, Murray Rothbard, etc.; How to Snow the Voters in New Hampshire - Eugene McCarthy offers tips to the hopefuls; Jack Kerouac - The Beat Goes On - Ten years after his death, his myth is being recycled for a new gener... View more info

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Newsweek Magazine, August (Aug.) 10, 1981 - Ronald Reagan Cover Photo

By: Segal, Martin E.; Friedman, Milton; Axthelm, Pete

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Newsweek: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4885

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Nice Sears two-page ad features one-page color photo of a Norman Rockwell-like family meal; "The Farm" of Summertown, TN; Ronald Reagan's Tax Triumph - article with color photo of Reagan and his lieutenants celebrating; Tip O'Neill and his fleeced flock; Behind the William (Bill) Casey Flap; Passing of Master Builder Robert Moses; Nice color photo ad for the Fiat X1/9; Gay Power in Macho Houston; Death of Sailor Paul Trerice aboard the U.S.S. Ranger; A Fresh Look at the Mideast - New Role for the Palestinians in the Peace Process?; Fall of a Disloyalists - Alexande... View more info

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The Rationale of Central Banking: And the Free Banking Alternative

By: Vera C. Smith

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Liberty Fund Inc.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429A5047

ISBN: 0865970874

Condition: Good


0865970874 216 pages. Bibliography. Index. Reprint of the 1935 First Edition which was written as author's doctoral dissertation under the supervision of Friedrich A. Hayek at the London School of Economics. "Remains an authoritative and accurate summary of the theoretical arguments for and against free banking." - Milton Friedman. "A rare classic in monetary economics. Provides the best account available of how and why the United States and several European countries acquired the central banks that dominate their monetary systems today." - Lawrence H. White, U. of Georg... View more info