Topic: Development


Adam Smith, Lectures on Jurisprudence (1763)

Axel Leijonhufvud, “Capitalism and the Factory System” (1986)

Carl Menger, Principles of Economics (1871)

Dani Rodrik, “Goodbye Washington Consensus, Hello Washington Confusion?” (2006)

Doug North, Violence and Social Orders (2009)

Erwin Dekker, The Viennese Students of Civilization (2016)

F.A. Hayek, The Constitution of Liberty (1960)

Hernando De Soto, The Mystery of Capital (2000)

James Buchanan, Economic Inquiry and its Logic (2000)

Joseph Schumpeter, Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy (1943)

Ludwig Von Mises, Human Action (1949)

Max Weber, The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1905)

Peter Boettke, “The New Comparative Political Economy” (2005)

Ronald McKinnon, Money and Capital in Economic Development (1973)

Ross Levine, “Financial Development and Economic Growth: Views and Agenda” (1997)

Terry Anderson, “Privatizing the Commons: An Improvement?” (1983)

William Easterly, The Elusive Quest for Growth (2001)