This collection of essays examines those areas where the freedom of individual men and women to voluntarily engage in mutually advantageous exchanges is prohibited or restricted by government.
The authors critically examine the economic and philosophical rationale for the prohibition of alcohol, the sale of body parts, medicinal drugs, pornography, prostitution, recreational drugs, tobacco and trade in endangered species, among other topics.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 270 pages, tables & charts
- Publisher: Institute of Economic Affairs
- Publication Date: 01/03/2008
- Category: Economics
- ISBN: 9780255365857