Hayek on Hayek
An Autobiographical Dialogue

By F. A. Hayek

Edited by Stephen Kresge and Leif Wenar


This volume gives readers insight into F. A. Hayek’s life and ideas. This detailed chronology depicts Hayek’s early life and education, his intellectual progress, and the academic and public reception of his ideas through a series of oral history interviews. Hayek’s own autobiographical notes are included.

F. A. Hayek (1899–1992), recipient of the Medal of Freedom in 1991 and co-winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1974, was a pioneer in monetary theory and one of the principal proponents of classical liberal thought in the twentieth century. He taught at the London School of Economics, the University of Chicago, and the University of Freiburg.

Stephen Kresge was the general editor of The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek until his retirement in 2002.

Leif Wenar is Chair of Ethics at King’s College London.


Nov 2008 | 6 x 9 | 177 Pages

Editorial foreword by Stephen Kresge and Leif Wenar, introduction by Stephen Kresge, index of persons and places.


978-0-86597-740-2 Paperback