Law, Politics, and Economics in the Thought of Bruno Leoni


Conferees explored the thought of Bruno Leoni using readings touching on politics, economics, and law.


Conference Readings

Benson, Bruce L. The Enterprise of Law: Justice Without the State. San Francisco: Pacific Research Institute, 1990.

Buchanan, James M. Fiscal Theory & Political Economy: Selected Essays. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1960.

Hayek, F. A. “Bruno Leoni, the Scholar.” Il Politico (1968): 1-5.

Hayek, F. A. Law, Legislation and Liberty. London: Routledge, 1982.

Huemer, Michael. The Problem of Political Authority: An Examination of the Right to Coerce and the Duty to Obey. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

Kelsen, Hans. “Pure Theory of Law and Analytical Jurisprudence.” Harvard Law Review LV (1941): 44-70.

Kukathas, Chandran. The Liberal Archipelago: A Theory of Diversity and Freedom. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.

Leoni, Bruno. Freedom and the Law. Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 1991. (accessed December 3, 2009).

Leoni, Bruno. “Two Views of Liberty, Occidental and Oriental (?).” Il Politico 31, no. 4 (1966): 638-654.

Leoni, Bruno. Law, Liberty, and Competitive Market. Transaction: New Brunswick, 2009.