"Laissez Faire in Nineteenth-Century Britain: Fact or Myth?"

Paul, Ellen Frankel
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First Pub. Date
Winter 1980
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Literature of Liberty. Vol. iii, no. 4, pp. 5-38. Arlington, VA: Institute for Humane Studies
Pub. Date
1980
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Cover
Table of Contents
  • Introduction: The Scholarly Debate over British Laissez Faire
  • I. The Economic Policies of the Classical Economists
  • II. The "Age of Laissez Faire" and Benthamism
  • A. Was There an "Age of Laissez Faire?"
  • The Counter-Revisionists' Case for an "Age of Laissez Faire"
  • B. What Effect Did the Benthamites Have on the Politics of Their Day?
  • III. Conclusion
  • Bibliography
    Footnotes
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