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Monday, October 3, 2011

“Crusade Against Luxuries” by Wilhelm Ropke


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“Crusade Against Luxuries” by Wilhelm Ropke, an October 16, 1948 article from Time and Tide on the fallacies of prohibiting luxuries in order to provide more for the poor.


  • Nicholas Snow is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Kenyon College in the Department of Economics, and previously a Senior Lecturer at The Ohio State University Economics Department. His research focuses on the political economy of prohibition.