Category Archives: Influence

Jimmy Lai — the Tiger Woods animation guy

– has a bust of Friedrich Hayek in the lobby of his corporate headquarters.

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Survey says …

36% of German economist surveyed say that Friedrich Hayek’s ideas are “Very Important” for today’s economics, in a poll of 1,158 German economists by the Financial Times of Germany.  Another 32% say that Hayek’s ideas are “Somewhat Important” for today’s … Continue reading

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Enough BS, Here’s the Texas Curriculum on Economics

Leftists in the media fill the public square with untrue sludge, and like day follows night they have done so on the new Texas school curriculum changes.  Law Professor  Ann Althouse flags an example — and does a quick Fisking … Continue reading

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The Making of an Ex-Democrat

Journalist / blogger Stacy McCain fields a few questions.  This part caught our attention: Q. Mr. McCain, how would you describe your political foundations, such as your economic, social and national defense leanings? A. To begin with, I’m an ex-Democrat. … Continue reading

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Hayek’s Book List

The books that influenced Friedrich Hayek: 1.   (tie)  Carl Menger’s Principles of Economics.   HTML version here.  PDF version here. 1.  (tie)   Carl Menger’s Investigation into the Method of the Social Sciences.  PDF version here. 2.   Ernst Mach, … Continue reading

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Closing in on 1,000,000 views

It’s a YouTube sensation — the Keynes vs. Hayek Rap:

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