Jeremy Waldron, 4 November 1993
Show More Beyond the New Right: Markets, Government and the Common Environment by John Gray.
Routledge, 195 pp., £19.99, June 1993, 0 415 09297 3Show More
“... absence of government and law. The system of natural liberty, he says, is not as Adam Smith but as Thomas Hobbes described it: laissez-faire is a futile and dangerous war of all against all. Markets are frail and fallible phenomena that depend on, among other things, currencies, property rights, legal systems, welfare systems, police forces, contractual ...”