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Principles of Economics

Principles of Economics is an introductory university-level textbook in economics. Based on the Principles of economics courses available on academy.saifedean.com, this book is a clear and concise exploration of the most important economic concepts in economics.

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Table of Contents

PART I: FUNDAMENTALS

1. Value

2. Human Action

3. Time

PART II: ECONOMY

4. Labor

5. Property

6. Capital

7. Technology

8. Energy

9. Trade

10. Money

PART III: THE MARKET ORDER

11. Markets

12. Capitalism

13. Spontaneous Order

14. Self-Ownership, Natural Law And Civilization

PART IV: POLITICAL ECONOMY

15. Violence

16. Central Economic Planning

17. Security And Defense

PART V: MONETARY ECONOMICS

18. Time Preference

19. Money As A Market Good

20. Banking And Credit

21. Interest Rates

22. Business Cycles

23. Money In A Free Market