Monthly Archives: July 2010

Lessons for the Young Economist

This book is a manual for a new way of looking at the world. After you master the lessons contained within these pages, you will be able to understand events in ways that your untrained peers will miss. You will notice patterns that they will overlook. The ability to think like an economist is a crucial component of your education. Only with sound economic thinking will you be able to make sense of how the world works. To make responsible decisions regarding grand political ideas as well as your occupation and mundane household finances, you must first decide to learn basic economics.

Joe Sobran (1946-2010)

The measure of the state’s success is that the word anarchy frightens people, while the word state does not.