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Driving the Market Process: "Alertness" Versus Innovation and "Creative Destruction"

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
This paper summarizes and compares the theories of entrepreneurship of Joseph A. Schumpter and Israel M. Kirzner as presented in their major scholarly contributions to economic analysis.
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How Entrepreneurship Theory Created Economics

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Richard Cantillon is credited with the discovery of economic theory and was the first to fully consider the critical role of entrepreneurship in the economy.
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The Marginal Efficiency of Capital

Capital and Interest Theory

08/21/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
The purpose of this paper is to explain the marginal efficiency of capital. The net present value diagram is derived and used to illustrate how the interest rate regulates the intertemporal allocation of resources.
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Review Essay: Science Bought and Sold: Essays in the Economics of Science, Edited by Philip Mirowski and Esther-Mirjam Sent

Production Theory

08/18/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
There exists a modest but steadily growing literature on the economics of science. Much of it concerns the funding of research and the reaping of societal benefits therefrom, but one also sees increasing interest
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A Note to Our Subscribers

08/08/2014Journals
A note to the subscribers of Left and Right informing them of the special 1968 Harry Barnes-Pearl Harbor double-length issue. Volume 4, Number 1 (1968)

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Pearl Harbor After a Quarter of a Century

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

08/08/2014Journals
The surprise Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1911, is regarded by most persons who recall it at all as an isolated dramatic episode, now consigned to political and military archeology. Quite to the contrary, on account of our entry Into the war, it became one of the most decisive...

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Harry Elmer Barnes, RIP

Biographies

08/08/2014Journals
On August 25, 1968. less than a week after completing the final draft of the article which constitutes this issue of Left and Right , Harry Elmer Barnes died at the age of 79. Murray N. Rothbard recounts the life of Barnes and the legacy he will leave behind. Volume 4, Number 3 (1968)

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On Fall's Hell in a Very Small Place, A Frenchman's Viewpoint

War and Foreign PolicyWorld History

08/08/2014Journals
Marvin E. Gettleman reviews the late Bernard B. Fall's Hell in a Very Small Place: The Siege of Dien Bien Phu , and his account of French forces in Vietnam. Volume 3, Number 3 (Spring-Autumn 1967)...

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First Thoughts on the Announcement of the Death of Bernard Fall

Biographies

08/08/2014Journals
Like many who came to political consciousness during the second world war, Bernard Fall possessed a sixth sense about political issues. But in the case of Fall this sense was enriched by his seizing upon an active political role — as a young guerrilla in the French Forces of the Interior...

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A Bernard Fall Retrospective

BiographiesWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

08/08/2014Journals
On February 21, 1967, while on patrol with US Marines north of Hue, in South Vietnam, Bernard Fall, distinguished French-born expert on Vietnam and a professor at Howard University, was killed by a land-mine. Left and Right here presents reviews of Fall's last two works, recently published, on...

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