Whatever Happened to Penny Candy?

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Whatever Happened to Penny Candy?  
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Author(s) Richard J. Maybury
Country United States
Subject(s) Economics
Genre(s) Non-fiction, Children
Publisher Bluestocking Press
Publication date 1978
Media type Print
Pages 78 p. (1st edition)
159 p. (6th edition)
ISBN 0942617037
OCLC Number 732543612

Whatever Happened to Penny Candy? is a book by Richard J. Maybury. Geared toward a juvenile demographic, the text offers an introduction to major economic topics like inflation, prices, trade, and business. Under the influence of Murray Rothbard and Henry Hazlitt, Maybury sought to make their insights understandable to junior high level readers.

The book is now in its 6th edition, published in 2010.

See also