Business: Propheteer

In his autobiography, Actions & Reactions, Roger Ward Babson remarked that "some of the books on which I have worked for months have brought me little return, while others which I have dictated in a few hours have been profitable." Out last week was the 40th volume by this most publicized of business prophets — If Inflation Comes,* a small but sinister tract which seems to fit into the category of profitable dictation. If Inflation Comes is a simplified exposition of inflation, its causes and the revolution which might follow, and the book...

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