Henry Hazlitt (1894-1993) was the great economic journalist of the 20th century. He is the author of Economics in One Lesson among 20 other books. See his complete bibliography. He was chief editorial writer for the New York Times, and wrote weekly for Newsweek. He served in an editorial capacity at The Freeman and was a founding board member of the Foundation for Economic Education. FEE was named in his will as his literary executor. FEE sponsored the creation of a complete archive of his papers, letters, and works.
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The broken-window fallacy reminds us to consider the future as well as the present.
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OCTOBER 03, 2014 by HENRY HAZLITT
A peaceful strike is possible, legitimate, and potentially useful. But the moment workers have to use intimidation or violence to enforce their demands, their case becomes questionable.
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MAY 01, 2006 by HENRY HAZLITT
We Must Recognize and Refute Collectivist Errors
JANUARY 01, 2006 by HENRY HAZLITT
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 by HENRY HAZLITT
The full text of Hazlitt's famed primer on economic principles: read this first!
NOVEMBER 16, 2012 by HENRY HAZLITT
This primer on economic principles brilliantly analyzes the seen and unseen consequences of political and economic actions. In the words of F.A. Hayek, there is "no other modern book from which the intelligent layman can learn so much about the basic truths of economics in so short a time."