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December 1992

Volume 42, 1992

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The Love of Money
It is not money itself that is the root of all evil.

The Coming of Christ
It is impossible to understand Western civilization without understanding Christianity.

Markets in the Post-Cold War Era: Controlled or Free?
Across the globe, ideologies of state control have been shaken at their foundations.

Are There No Limits to Federal Regulatory Power?
The courts have effectively rewritten key provisions of the Constitution.

The Food Police Are Watching You
Citizens can sleep tight knowing that the state’s ability to order the destruction of perfectly good food remains secure.

Workers and Unions -- How About Freedom of Contract?
Monopolistic labor unions are largely indifferent to their members' desires.

America's Child Protective System: Is It Really Protection?
Our child protective system needs a return to full public scrutiny of the actions of child welfare agencies and courts.

Economics and Ethics in the Public Policy of the Free Society
Efficiency and ethics need not be traded off against each other in the making of public policy.

A Tale of Two Dictionaries
With the advent of the Enlightenment, attempts were made to end linguistic anarchy.

Welfare Economics and Externalities in an Open-Ended Universe: A Modern Austrian Perspective
The mainstream welfare economist should rethink his perfect competition-general equilibrium position.

The Seven Fat Years and How to Do It Again
Supply-side economists have no inclination to take even the first steps toward dismantling the welfare state.

Money of the Mind: Borrowing and Lending in America from the Civil War to Michael Milken
Money of the Mind provides an engaging look at how government monetary policies have infiltrated and corrupted the market process.

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