July 1, 1986

William Leggett: Jacksonian Editorialist as Classical Liberal Political Economist

  • Lawrence H. White

    Distinguished Senior Fellow, F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics and Economics
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This article attempts to reconstruct Leggett's positions on the principal issues he confronted and to show how those principles followed from a central principle, the Jeffersonian principle of equal natural rights.

Find the article at Duke University Press.