Files

Name/Description Type Size Uploaded By Uploaded On

new bridge over rail yard is not a done deal

Feds say the 1920s bridge over the railyards in NE is pretty nice and ought to be repaired.

Adobe Acrobat file 5.5M tom h. May 5, 2011

Federal Bureau of Investigation - The Charlotte Division Depart

This is what happens when you make your own money:

HTML file 14K tom h. Mar 20, 2011

Bertrand de Jouvenel's Melancholy Liberalism

An article on Bertrand de Jouvenel's life describing his works. Like Orwell and Kolakowski he was an active participant in the political dynamics of the 20th century and a keen analyst of the growth of the state.

Adobe Acrobat file 809K tom h. Mar 11, 2011

Gilbert Paid Millions Too Much For Land

Public choice theory runs amok through the cactus of suburban Phoenix.

Adobe Acrobat file 60K tom h. Jan 8, 2011

the-tale-of-two-proj­ects-

Former Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives Phil Krinkie gives us some numbers on two state transportation projects.

Adobe Acrobat file 307K tom h. Dec 18, 2010

Mercantilism & Elizabeth I

Churchill describes a phenomenon from the 16th century that seems to be happening today, Patronage and clientage.

HTML file 4K tom h. Dec 4, 2010

the campaign of 1896

A chapter from a 1901 biography of William McKinley contains both pro and anti views on the free silver question that dominated American politics in the latter years of the 19th century.

Adobe Acrobat file 62K tom h. Nov 13, 2010

bison-and-bureaucrac­y

A project stretching from the Bronx Zoo to the wilds of Alaska uses a sub-species of bison to justify the careers of government bureaucrats.

HTML file 52K tom h. Nov 8, 2010

kolko_meatinspection­

Gabriel Kolko describes the cooperation between industry and government that resulted in the the first federal laws mandating meat inspection.

Adobe Acrobat file 40K tom h. Oct 25, 2010

100408Why America is Losing Its Ranchers

Here is an article by a cattleman describing issues that affect US ranchers. As free market advocates, what do we think about this?

Adobe Acrobat file 165K tom h. Oct 16, 2010

The Hunt for the Regicides

The execution of Charles I in 1649 has come up in the conversation a number of times on Sunday afternoons. This article describes the ensuing life of three men that signed the king's death warrant.

HTML file 76K tom h. Sep 27, 2010

The Health Care System

The erudite and articulate Dr. Lewis Thomas' short essay on "The Health-Care System".

HTML file 80K tom h. Sep 25, 2010

Roy Childs Big Business and the Rise of Statism

HTML file 92K tom h. Sep 23, 2010

National goods versus public goods

An essay on the subject matter discussed during the meeting on Sept. 12.

Adobe Acrobat file 2.4M tom h. Sep 13, 2010

An 'Austrian' Perspective on Public Choice - WP

A paper by two George Mason University professors on Hayek and public choice theory, examining the relationship between political bureaucratic decision-making and Hayek"s ideas on economics.

Adobe Acrobat file 369K tom h. Sep 3, 2010

forrest mcdonald p.1

A 1987 article and interview with Forrest McDonald, conservative historian and author of "We the People, The Economic Origins of the Constitution", his 1958 rebuttal of Charles Beard's " An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution. . . "

HTML file 56K tom h. Aug 30, 2010

economic interpretation of the constitution introduction

Charles Beard's Introduction to the 1935 edition of his "An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution", originally published in 1913. Many things happened between those two dates.

Adobe Acrobat file 879K tom h. Aug 21, 2010

While Meetup.com has scanned these files for viruses, we recommend that you have up-to-date virus-scanning software on your own computer as well.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy