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Walter Eucken: Ein Leben für Menschenwürde und Wettbewerb

[Walter Eucken: A Life for Human Dignity and Competition. 2nd edition.]
2nd edition; 2024. XIII, 367 pages.
DOI 10.1628/978-3-16-163327-0
Published in German.
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This biographical study of Walter Eucken, co-founder of the Freiburg School and one of the most important economists of the 20th century, focuses on his personal contacts and formative experiences, his work as scholar and teacher as well as on his engagement in the resistance against the Nazi regime and his struggle for the concept of a functional und humane economic and social order that led to the Social Market Economy in Germany.