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Frederic Bastiat

Frederic  Bastiat

Frédéric Bastiat was the great French proto-Austrolibertarian whose polemics and analytics run circles around every statist cliché. His primary desire as a writer was to reach people in the most practical way with the message of the moral and material urgency of freedom.

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War as Spoliation War as Spoliation Frederic Bastiat 12/28/2005
The Law (Stirling Translation, 1874) The Law (Stirling Translation, 1874) Frederic Bastiat 02/18/2006
The Broken Window The Broken Window Frederic Bastiat 11/02/2009
Taxes Taxes Frederic Bastiat 11/19/2009
Should the State Support the Arts? Should the State Support the Arts? Frederic Bastiat 12/04/2009
Credit Credit Frederic Bastiat 12/08/2009
A Negative Railway A Negative Railway Frederic Bastiat 05/18/2011
What Is Money? What Is Money? Frederic Bastiat 05/27/2011
The Cruel Wreckage of Socialism The Cruel Wreckage of Socialism Frederic Bastiat 06/22/2011
Natural and Artificial Organization Natural and Artificial Organization Frederic Bastiat 08/26/2011
Introduction to <i>Economic Sophisms</i> Introduction to Economic Sophisms Frederic Bastiat 07/30/2012
Abundance vs. Scarcity Abundance vs. Scarcity Frederic Bastiat 08/06/2012
The Obstacle Mistaken for the Cause The Obstacle Mistaken for the Cause Frederic Bastiat 08/13/2012
Industry Is an Effort Followed by a Result Industry Is an Effort Followed by a Result Frederic Bastiat 08/20/2012
Our Products Are Burdened with Taxes Our Products Are Burdened with Taxes Frederic Bastiat 08/27/2012
Balance of Trade Balance of Trade Frederic Bastiat 09/05/2012
Immense Discovery Immense Discovery Frederic Bastiat 09/13/2012
The Candlemakers' Petition The Candlemakers' Petition Frederic Bastiat 09/19/2012
Must Free Trade Be Reciprocal? Must Free Trade Be Reciprocal? Frederic Bastiat 09/26/2012
Nominal Prices Nominal Prices Frederic Bastiat 10/01/2012
Does Protection Raise Wages? Does Protection Raise Wages? Frederic Bastiat 10/03/2012
Theory vs. Practice Theory vs. Practice Frederic Bastiat 10/08/2012
Conflict of Principles Conflict of Principles Frederic Bastiat 10/10/2012
There Are No Absolute Principles There Are No Absolute Principles Frederic Bastiat 10/15/2012
National Independence National Independence Frederic Bastiat 10/17/2012
Human Labor and National Labor Human Labor and National Labor Frederic Bastiat 10/22/2012
Raw Materials Raw Materials Frederic Bastiat 10/24/2012
God Protect Us from Metaphors God Protect Us from Metaphors Frederic Bastiat 10/29/2012
Two Systems of Morals Two Systems of Morals Frederic Bastiat 10/31/2012
The Two Hatchets The Two Hatchets Frederic Bastiat 11/05/2012
Dearness vs. Cheapness Dearness vs. Cheapness Frederic Bastiat 11/07/2012
A Chinese Story A Chinese Story Frederic Bastiat 11/16/2012
Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc Frederic Bastiat 11/21/2012
Robbery by Subsidy Robbery by Subsidy Frederic Bastiat 11/23/2012
The Tax Gatherer The Tax Gatherer Frederic Bastiat 11/28/2012
The Little Arsenal of the Free-Trader The Little Arsenal of the Free-Trader Frederic Bastiat 11/30/2012
The Right Hand and the Left The Right Hand and the Left Frederic Bastiat 12/05/2012
The Disbanding of Troops The Disbanding of Troops Frederic Bastiat 01/11/2013
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