Hans-Hermann Hoppe

Hans-Hermann Hoppe

(1949 - )
BIO

Hans-Hermann Hoppe is a German-born American academic, libertarian theorist and an Austrian School economist. He is Professor Emeritus with the College of Business at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and currently resides in Istanbul, Turkey.

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The Economics and Ethics of Private Property: Studies in Political Economy and Philosophy

The Economics and Ethics of Private Property: Studies in Political Economy and Philosophy

By Hans-Hermann Hoppe

“Do not steal” is an excellent principle of ethics; it is also the first principle of sound economic systems. In our time, no one has done more than Hans-Hermann Hoppe to elaborate on the sociological implications of this truth. And this is his great work on the topic. The Austrian tradition is known for offering the most hard-core defense of private property, and the most consistent application of that principle, of any school of economics. The work of Hoppe–a leading student of Rothbard’s whose books have been translated into a dozen languages–has focused heavy philosophical and economic attention on this principle. This book, the 2nd expanded edition after a long period in which it has been unavailable, collects his most important scholarly essays on the topic. The topics covered by Hoppe are wide ranging: employment, interest, money, banking, trade cycles, taxes, public goods, war, imperialism, and the rise and fall of civilizations. The core theoretical insight uniting the entire discussion…

A Theory of Socialism and Capitalism

A Theory of Socialism and Capitalism

By Hans-Hermann Hoppe

Hoppe blows up the entire left-right system of thinking.

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