Gustave de Molinari

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Molinari, Gustave de (1819-1912)

by David Hart on Aug 15, 2008

A great 19th century French economist, Gustave de Molinari was outspoken about his opposition of protectionist government policy.

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The Production of Security

by Gustave de Molinari in 1849

Gustave de Molinari, a contemporary of Bastiat, wonders: if markets work so well everywhere else, why not allow the market production of personal security?