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May 2006

Volume 56, 2006

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John Maynard Keynes: The Damage Still Done by a Defunct Economist
Keynes Provided a Rationale for Government Spending and Pandering to Special Interests

We Need Medical Rationing?
There Are Many Problems with Health Care, but Rationing Is Not the Solution

How U.S. Economic Warfare Provoked Japan's Attack on Pearl Harbor
The Orthodox View of Pearl Harbor Is a Tissue of Misconceptions

Backing the Wrong Horse: How Private Schools Are Good for the Poor
Third World Poor Turn to Private Education

Hayek and Freedom
Freedom Is the Recognition of the Necessity of Law and Morality to Ensure That Human Interaction Is Cooperative and Orderly

Book Review: Russian Conservatism and Its Critics, by Richard Pipes

Free-Market Moments on the Silver Screen
Hollywood Occasionally Takes a Break from Vilifying Capitalism

Mental Illness as Brain Disease: A Brief History Lesson
There Is No Evidence That a Chemical Imbalance Causes Mental Illness

Japan, Germany, and the End of the Third Way
Free-Market Exchange with Limited Government Is the Only Successful Form of Capitalism

On Misplaced Concreteness in Social Theory
Harms Attributed to the Free Market Often Result from Politics

The Early History of FEE
Recollections about the Foundation for Economic Education

Book Review: The New New Left: How American Politics Works Today, Steven Malanga

Book Review: Learning Economics, by Arnold Kling

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