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Review: The Road to Serfdom (Collected Works of FA Hayek)

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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). Preach it, Brother Milt ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

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I have read this book to have my own opinion on the works of founders of classical liberalism. The main idea of it could be summarized as "socialism/collectivism is bad, because it has got central ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

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Welp...I tried to get through this because Stefan really loves it, but it was so horribly dry and dull I couldn't get through more than 3 disks. I gave it a good try, but, alas it's not for me, which doesn't mean a consummate economist wouldn't enjoy it. Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

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So, this book is considered a classic coming from the Austrian economic school. It's very highly recommended by conservatives and libertarians for his espousal of free-market reforms and denunciation ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

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There's a surprising amount of mythology built up around this book considering how little time and effort it takes to read it. At the behest of a conservative friend I did read it, and couldn't ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

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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

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The author does not, in my opinion, have adequate support for the central idea of the book. Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

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I found this book to be obvious and tedious. His primary goal was to argue against state planning of an economy and for the virtue of the free market. I don't think this argument is relevant any ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom

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As a person with leftist leanings, I found this book quite repulsive at certain points. To be more precise, the convenient way in which Hayek equates Socialism with Nazism is not only insulting, but ... Read full review

Review: The Road to Serfdom: Text and Documents

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Sure it might be 'right' in a lot of ways but generally uninspiring Read full review


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