The Constitution of Liberty by Friedrich A. Hayek
The Constitution of Liberty is a book by Austrian economist and Nobel Prize recipient Friedrich A. Hayek. The book was first published in 1960 and it is an interpretation of civilization as being made possible by the fundamental principles of liberty, which the author presents as prerequisites for wealth and growth, rather than the other way around.
The 49th greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 9th on The 100 Best Non-Fiction Books of the Century (National Review)
- - The 50 Best Books of the Century (Intercollegiate Studies Institute)