Thomas E. Woods, Jr., is the New York Times bestselling author of 11 books, including The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History and Meltdown (on the financial crisis.) A senior fellow of the Ludwig von Mises Institute, Woods has appeared on MSNBC, CNBC, FOX News, FOX Business, C-SPAN, Bloomberg Television, and hundreds of radio programs... (Read More)
A reader writes:
Hi Tom, I’m 17 years old and come from Luxembourg, Europe. My best friend is a progressive. Which book shall I give him to convince him of capitalism? I probably have just one shot.
It shouldn’t be too difficult!
It should lay out the morality of capitalism.
It should show how capitalism has been working in history.
What book would you recommend?
Before people start recommending Economics in One Lesson, let me note that that’s not what he’s asking for. He wants something on the morality of capitalism with some pro-capitalist history, etc. I’m not sure what to recommend. Any ideas?