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Fear, 140, 141
incremental: 3-4,13,15, 77,
89-90,127,141,153,155-156 Fiji, 1480, 167
First World War, 35, 149, 185,
surrogate decision-makers, 137
217
Demographic Factors, 158,160,
Food, 19, 23-24, 28, 53, 216, 217,
187-188,189
Discrimination, 32, 161-191 218
Food and Drug Administration, 82,
Discovery, 84, 85, 86
88, 89, 90, 91, 93
Doctors, 69, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76,
77, 79, 80, 81, 89, 93-94, Football, 168-169
Foreign Aid, 200
170
243
Index

France, 17, 43, 72, 73, 193-194, 149, 170-171, 174, 177, 181,
205, 209 186, 188
Freedom, 65-67 Income, 34, 97, 132, 133, 134, 135,
156, 179, 184, 194,211,212
Geography, 148, 194, 201-215 Indentured Labor, 58-59
Germans and Germany, 20, 43, 58, India, 9, 17, 22, 32, 38, 42, 43, 58,
59, 165, 167, 182, 183, 194,
72, 163, 167, 185, 193-194,
196, 197, 218
205,211,209,212,217,220
Government, 125-126, 136-138, Insurance, 10, 78, 79-81, 129, 130,
149-152, 157-160, 170, 174, 131, 135, 145-152, 156-157,
175, 177, 185, 188, 196-197, 200
217 Irish, 117, 124
Italians, 118-119
Hispanics, 180, 183
Housing, 25n, 73, 97-128, Japan and Japanese, 20, 22, 42, 51,
71, 75, 148, 154, 159, 167, 195,
175-176, 177-178, 198,199
commuting: 109-110,128 203,215,219,220
developers: 105, 106, 107 Jews, 117, 118, 120, 121, 161, 164,
height restrictions: 102 169, 170-172, 176, 178-179,
183, 185
homelessness: 98, 115
land: 101-102, 103, 107 Job Security, 43-46
mortgages: 184-185 Juries, 50, 52-53, 80
prices: 97-98, 99-116
rent control: 112-116, 127 Kibbutz, 17n, 19
restrictions: 100, 103, 110-111 Knowledge and Decisions, 27n
segregation: 120-126,176
slums: 116-120 Labor, 31-67, 178
urban renewal: 116, 119 forced labor: 50, 51,
Human Capital, 33-43, 61-62, 209, 52-55
210-211,212 qualifications: 180
unfree: 50-67
Incentives and Constraints, ix, 2, unions: 32, 177-178
20, 54, 63-64, 90, 113, 127, Land, 207-208, 218
133, 135, 136, 139-140, 146, Lawsuits, 137, 139
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Nigeria, 32, 121, 166, 185, 197
Life Chances, 179-180, 181
Nile River, 204, 206
Loans, 134-135
Nixon, Richard M., 5
London, 22, 23, 24, 39, 49, 114,
Non-profit organizations, 174
148, 204, 209, 210
Los Angeles, 8, 35, 111, 204 Nuclear Power, 140-141
Loudoun County, Virginia, 103, Numbers, 196
104 Nurses, 107

Malays, 166, 183, 185, 201 Oakland, 109, 132
Occupations, 55, 56, 64-65, 66,
Markets, 23-26, 33, 84, 104, 126,
123, 139
148, 149, 150, 152, 172, 174,
Ottoman Empire, 55, 62, 203
175, 176, 177, 178, 197
Marriage, 181
Media, 143-144, 145, 184 Palo Alto, California, 99, 100
Park Avenue, 218
Medical Care, 53, 69-95, 148
Perceptions and Stereotypes, 125,
"Menial" jobs, 38
163
McDonald's, 39, 199
Pharmaceutical Drugs, 81-91,
Military, 32, 52, 161
Mill, John Stuart, 216 145
Pilots, 154
Minimum Wage Laws, 37, 40
Mohawk Indians, 163 Police, 107, 108
Monopolies, 10, 26, 172 Poles and Poland, 43, 122, 170-171,
178-179, 185
Music, 216
Mutual Aid Societies, 139 Politics, ix, 1-29, 106, 107, 126, 127,
128, 132-133, 141, 149-151,
Natural Disasters, 136, 149, 218
154-155, 174, 177, 185, 191,
Natural Resources, 20, 21-22, 54,
216
194, 209, 210, 216, 220
Ponzi, Charles, 157
Population, 215-218
"Need," 76, 78
New York City, 8, 24, 37, 49, 101, Postal Service, 13
Prejudice, 123, 162-165, 167, 168,
112, 114, 115, 117, 118, 120,
122, 123, 124, 125, 128, 163, 185
Price Control, 10, 12, 70-76, 85-86,
204, 210
New York State, 35, 49, 99 91, 92-93, 94-95, 133
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Prices, 10, 19, 20, 61-63, 74, 91, Serfs, 58
92-93,216 Sex, 34, 62, 180, 181, 184
Productivity, 41, 44, 51-52, 53, 54, Ships, 138
56-57 Skyscrapers, 163
Property Rights, 51, 103-106, Slavery, 31, 32, 51, 55-57,
60-67
197-201
Pyramid Schemes, 157 Smithies, Arthur, v, 4”5
"Social Insurance," 156-160
Qualifications, 180 Social Mobility, 38-40
Quality, 70-71, 72-73, 76, 98-99, Social Security, 158, 159
Socialism, 17-23, 26-27, 142
112,114,118-119,120,132,
183 Sri Lanka, 167, 183
Stages, 1-2, 3, 5-7, 8, 9, 10, 11-12,
Racism, 121, 124, 126, 166, 168, 169 40, 42, 56, 79, 84, 102, 127,
Railroads, 172, 175, 221 133, 137, 151, 155, 156, 177,
Rao, N.T.Rama, 9 181, 186, 188, 191, 199-200
Rao, Narasimha, 9 Stalin, Josef, 22, 24, 28, 53, 69,
Recycling, 13-17 217
Re-insurance, 147-149 Standard & Poor's, 130, 159
Rent Control, 2, 112, 178 Standard of Living, 24-25, 148,
Rights, 27-28 193, 194, 197-198, 215-216,
Risk, 129-160 217-218,219
statistics, 143-144, 182-183, 184,
Robinson, Jackie, 173
185, 191
Safety, 89-91, 130-131, 152 Stein, Herbert, 5n
Safety Movements, 139-145 Stereotypes (see Perceptions and
Samarkand, 204 Stereotypes)
Samuelson, Paul, 158-159 Stiglitz, Joseph, 5n
San Francisco, 74, 100, 101, 103, Stockholders, 138
Subsidies, 9, 100-101, 107, 108,
106, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112,
113, 115, 149, 203 112, 136
Second World War, 49, 51, 113, Subways, 153-154, 210
128, 149, 154, 158, 169, 174, Supply and Demand, 21, 70, 100,
185,212,220 178
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21,22,23,24,2526,28, 53, 54,
Surrogates, 8
55, 69, 71, 75,162
Sweden, 1120, 209
Unsafe at Any Speed, 141-145
Swiss Re-insurance Company, 147,
vaccines, 145
148, 149
Symphony Orchestras, 161
Violence, 125, 126
Volga River, 208
Taxes, 6-8, 9, 69
Taxi Drivers, 163
Wall Street Journal, 50, 99, 124
Teachers, 107, 108
Washington, 109, 124, 168
Technology, 194
Washington Post, 103, 194
Telephone industry, 161
Water, 27, 28, 216-217, 218
Transportation, 203-207
Waterways, 202-210, 215
Third Parties, 39, 40, 76-78, 93,
Wealth: 38, 61, 64-65, 155,156,
116-117, 140, 141, 144, 154,
155, 181, 199 157, 159-160, 184, 193, 195,
198, 200, 219
Third World, 7, 14, 40-42, 76,
Williams, Paul, 35, 38
136-137, 156, 195, 197, 198
Williams, Walter E., 176
199,200,218,220
Woolworth, Frank Winfield, 36-37,
38
UCLA Medical Center, 92
Uncertainty, 129
Unintended Consequences, 2-3 Yangtze River, 148, 206
Union of the Soviet Socialist
Zaire River, 206
Republics (USSR), 17, 19, 20,

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