Jeffrey Tucker – What Has Government Done to Our Money? With Jeffrey Tucker

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Jeffrey Tucker returns, ready to explore one of the biggest little books in liberty: Murray Rothbard’s What Has Government Done to our Money?

Innumerable economists, investors, commentators, and authors have learned from this book through the decades. After fifty years, it remains the best book in print on the topic, a real manifesto of sound money.

Rothbard boils down the Austrian theory to its essentials. The book also made huge theoretical advances. Rothbard was the first to prove that the government, and only the government, can destroy money on a mass scale, and he showed exactly how they go about this dirty deed. But just as importantly, it is beautifully written. He tells a thrilling story because he loves the subject so much.

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