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Insufficiency of Henry George"s theory. by Laurence Gronlund

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Published by New York Labor News in New York .
Written in English


  • George, Henry, -- 1839-1897.

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SeriesNew York Labor Library -- 5
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Open LibraryOL21769840M

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  Insufficiency of Henry George's theory by Gronlund, Laurence, Publication date Topics George, Henry, , Socialism Publisher New York, New York Labor News Co. Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor The Library of Congress ContributorPages: Henry George, U.S. land reformer and economist who in Progress and Poverty () proposed the single tax: that the state tax away all economic rent—the income from the use of bare land but not from improvements—and abolish all other taxes. Learn about this and his run for mayor of New York City. Looking for books by Henry George? See all books authored by Henry George, including Progress and Poverty: An Inquiry in the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth The Remedy, and Protection or Free Trade, and more on Henry George has books on Goodreads with ratings. Henry George’s most popular book is Progress and Poverty.

Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http Author: Laurence Gronlund. Henry George started a brand new philosophical/economic theory which later came to be known as Georgism which spread the thought that an individual owned everything he/she created but everything natural like land was a thing that was to be shared and possessed equally by all humans. He is also known for his very famous book ‘Progress and. Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of The Philosophy of Henry George (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, I am also indebted to Professor R. G. Tugwell for his helpful suggestions in economic theory.   "Henry George is an economist who has given rise to a lot of written opinions. Therefore, one would think that is hardly impossible to say something new about his work. However, this book contradicts this idea, because it presents attractive and original viewpoints with regard to very different Georgist issues.

Henry George’s Legacy divides into chapters devoted to George’s connection to the ideas of his own time and chapters considering current issues where his ideas might be relevant. The introductory chapter provides a very useful outline of George’s influence in Australia and New Zealand and a short introduction to most of the issues 5/5(1). Henry George’s Theory of Distribution Henry George (–) first laid out his theory of distribution in The book is a polemic; its most-quoted passage holds that protection does to a nation in times of peace “what enemies seek A Review Essay. The Economics of Henry George: A . Henry George was a lucid voice, direct and bold, that pointed out basic truths, that cut through the confusion which developed like rot. Each age has known such diseases and each age has gone down for lack of understanding. It is not valid to say that our times are more complex than ages past and therefore the solution must be more complex.   I admit I was a bit intimidated by the length of Margaret Georges novel on Henry VIII. However, I assure you, the length is less of an issue than the actual content of this gargantuan book. Disappointment arose quickly, as the beginning of The Autobiography of Henry VIII welcomed me with a very slow and dull start/5.