Monthly Archives: April 2009

poll: Who are The Top Hayekian Public Intellectuals in America?

You tell me — voting is still open.

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blogs: Stacy McCain Is Taking This “Public Intellectual” Thing

And running with it.  McCain explains why “Reaganism” without Hayek and Mises is not really Reagan. Money quote: if you haven’t read Hayek and Mises and the other economic thinkers who influenced Reagan, you are missing a fundamental cornerstone of … Continue reading

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radio: The Power of Rush – The Road to Serfdom is #179 at Amazon

Earlier in the week Instapundit linked to The Road to Serfdom and sent the book to #283 on Amazon. Today Rush Limbaugh talked about Hayek and The Road to Serfdom and sent the book to #179 on Amazon (when I … Continue reading

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editorial: Friedrich Hayek Crushes Karl Marx at Amazon.com

The Riverside Press-Enterprise: Amazon.com provides some reassurance that capitalism still has substantial public support. Sales are surging for two iconic books advocating free markets. In this year of nationalization, Americans might want to read them as cautionary tales. Ayn Rand’s … Continue reading

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recovery: The Feds Need to Back Off

Amar Bhide’s in today’s WSJ on what the Fed can and can’t do to “speed recovery”: .. beyond amelioration and providing the judicial (or in the case of the FDIC, quasi-judicial) procedures for reorganization, there is little more that the … Continue reading

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web: The Top 50 Economics Blogs

A new listing from Bankling.  “Taking Hayek Seriously” is #46.

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