Principles of Economics
by Carl Menger
Publisher: Ludwig von Mises Institute 2007
Number of pages: 328
Carl Menger was the founder of the Austrian School of economics. It was this book that reformulated, and really rescued, economic science. Menger set out to elucidate the precise nature of economic value, and root economics firmly in the real-world actions of individual human beings.
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by David Gordon - Ludwig Von Mises Institute
This high-school text teaches the intelligent young reader how to think about economic problems. Its chapters on action, preference, demand and supply, value theory, money, and price controls emphasize deductive logic and the market process.
This text is designed to provide you with a very comprehensive and easy-to-understand introduction to economics. This text will assume no background in economics. All you really need is an open mind and an interest in learning.
by Adolfo Figueroa - Centrum, Catholic University of Peru
This book is about the science of economics. The scope of economics is to explain the production of goods and its distribution between the social groups of particular human societies. The most important human society of our times is capitalism...
by Gene Callahan - Ludwig von Mises Institute
Fascinating guide to the main ideas of economics, written for the non-economist. Callahan shows that good economics isn't about government planning or statistical models. It's about human beings and the choices they make in the real world.