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Friday, June 11, 2010

Victims of Social Leveling by Leonard E. Read


Leonard E. Read discusses the flaws of “From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.” In practice this idea, of social leveling, would harm everyone in the long run.

  • 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.