Eamonn Butler, Friedrich Hayek: The ideas and influence of the libertarian economist

Eamonn Butler, Friedrich Hayek: The ideas and influence of the libertarian economist Rev Austrian Econ (2015) 28:115–118 DOI 10.1007/s11138-013-0217-9 Eamonn Butler, Friedrich Hayek: The ideas and influence of the libertarian economist Hampshire, Great Britain: Harriman House LTD, 2012. vii + 151 pages. USD 23.99 (paper) Tyler Watts Published online: 29 March 2013 Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013 Eamonn Butler ably summarizes the entire corpus of Hayek’s thought in this brief and accessible overview. This is quite a feat when one considers that Hayek’s professional career spanned over seven decades, involving major contributions to economics, psychology, philosophy, and politics, with collected works running to 19 volumes. Butler introduces readers to the core themes and insights of Hayek’s thought in a concise and readable fashion, avoiding both over-simplification and jargon. Butler’s ease in conveying the depth and complexity of Hayek’s intellectual program to the modern reader comes as no surprise when we look at Butler’s impressive pedigree. Butler co-founded, and currently serves as director of the Adam Smith Institute, which bills itself as the UK’s leading libertarian think tank. Butler can also boast the vice presidency of the Mont Pelerin Society, the loose international confederation of classical liberal scholars and intellectuals founded by Hayek himself in the dark days of socialist and http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png The Review of Austrian Economics Springer Journals

Eamonn Butler, Friedrich Hayek: The ideas and influence of the libertarian economist

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/eamonn-butler-friedrich-hayek-the-ideas-and-influence-of-the-wGBkoN5nS6
Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2013 by Springer Science+Business Media New York
Subject
Economics / Management Science; Public Finance & Economics; Political Science, general; Methodology and the History of Economic Thought
ISSN
0889-3047
eISSN
1573-7128
D.O.I.
10.1007/s11138-013-0217-9
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Rev Austrian Econ (2015) 28:115–118 DOI 10.1007/s11138-013-0217-9 Eamonn Butler, Friedrich Hayek: The ideas and influence of the libertarian economist Hampshire, Great Britain: Harriman House LTD, 2012. vii + 151 pages. USD 23.99 (paper) Tyler Watts Published online: 29 March 2013 Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013 Eamonn Butler ably summarizes the entire corpus of Hayek’s thought in this brief and accessible overview. This is quite a feat when one considers that Hayek’s professional career spanned over seven decades, involving major contributions to economics, psychology, philosophy, and politics, with collected works running to 19 volumes. Butler introduces readers to the core themes and insights of Hayek’s thought in a concise and readable fashion, avoiding both over-simplification and jargon. Butler’s ease in conveying the depth and complexity of Hayek’s intellectual program to the modern reader comes as no surprise when we look at Butler’s impressive pedigree. Butler co-founded, and currently serves as director of the Adam Smith Institute, which bills itself as the UK’s leading libertarian think tank. Butler can also boast the vice presidency of the Mont Pelerin Society, the loose international confederation of classical liberal scholars and intellectuals founded by Hayek himself in the dark days of socialist and

Journal

The Review of Austrian EconomicsSpringer Journals

Published: Mar 29, 2013

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off