The Joy of Freedom : An Economist's Odyssey
- Hardback | 384 pages
- 154.94 x 231.14 x 17.78mm | 725.74g
- 24 Sep 2001
- Pearson Education (US)
- FINANCIAL TIMES PRENTICE HALL
- Upper Saddle River, United States
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Table of contents
1. The Joy of Freedom.
2. Hooked on Economics.
3. We Won, But....
4. You Belong to You.
5. Your Right to Property.
6. Freedom of Association.
7. Free Markets Versus Discrimination.
8. The Joy of Capitalism.
9. Whose Income? Who's Distributing?
10. Meet Francois Melese.
11. Market Virtues and Community.
12. A Tour of Washington.
13. Maybe We Can't End Death, But Let's Take a Shot at Taxes.
14. The Social Security Crisis: Why It Happened and What We Can Do.
15. Free and Healthy at Half the Cost.
16. Freedom and Education Versus "Public" Schools.
17. The Environment: Own It and Save it.
18. Freedom in Our Time.
About David R. Henderson
Henderson was previously senior economist for health and energy with President Reagan's Council of Economic Advisers. He has testified against the draft before the Senate Armed Services Committee, on taxes before the House Ways and Means Committee, and on health policy before the Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources. In the late 1970s, Henderson spoke on college campuses and on television against a renewal of military conscription.
Born and raised in Canada, Henderson earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of Winnipeg in 1970 and his Ph.D. in economics from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1976.