May 3, 2010

Private Solutions to Public Disasters

Self-Reliance and Social Resilience
  • Peter J. Boettke

    Director, F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
  • Daniel J. Smith

    Associate Professor of Economics, Troy University
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The authors explore how entrepreneurs, not government policies, save lives after a natural disaster, such as Hurricane Katrina.

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