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Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - Don - Goodreads

Sparkling writing (as usual from Hayek), but at the service of a thoroughly falsified hypothesis. No, the welfare state did not lead to serfdom, contrary to the predictions of this work in the mold of the "Bad" Hayek (the polemicist, not the economist). Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - Lloyd Fassett - Goodreads

11/14/14 it was on Stephen's Life Changer list Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - Michael Hanchett - Goodreads

Great book if you don't mind politics and economics rolled together. Pretty heavy material, but worth the time intellectually. It talks very clearly about the kind of soft tyranny we have come to ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - Blank - Goodreads

It wasnt what i thought it would be like. It is very influenced but ww2. Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - Sylvester - Goodreads

A thorough attack on Socialism, National Socialism and Communism. Hayek's magnus opum offered logical reasoning on why planned economy will never work, with specific focus on Nazism. I do enjoy the ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - sologdin - Goodreads

Introduced by Chicago don Milty Friedman, who assures us that “the free market is the only mechanism that has ever been discovered for achieving participatory democracy” (xi). Sadly, “the argument for ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - Joel Blunt - Goodreads

Not very good. Hayeck's arguments are often weak. That being said, I think his argument that regulation requires a centralized capacity to react to unforeseen consequences of said regulation was good ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - John - Goodreads

If you are in the mood for a bit of light reading about political and economic theory and the atrocity known as socialism, this is the book for you! Written as a witness to the rise of Nazism, Hayek ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - Sean Rosenthal - Goodreads

Interesting Quote: "Economic planning of the collectivist kind...cannot tie itself down in advance to general and formal rules which prevent arbitrariness...In the end somebody's views will have to ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

User Review  - Bobbie - Goodreads

A must read for all citizens of the US and anyone who votes! Read full review


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