Monthly Archives: June 2010

The Road to Serfdom — 60,000+ copies sold in 1 week

According to The New York Times.

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Obama, BP & government by fiat

Absurd crony-capitalism tort caps lead to Putin-style rule from the White House — and to the creation of another mega-billion dollar slush fund under the arbitrary control of a “strong” in-charge El Presidente, and largely beyond the control of democratic … Continue reading

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Stacy McCain flails Newsweek: …

Stacy McCain flails Newsweek: http://theothermccain.com/2010/06/17/newsweek-intern-attempts-to-describe-hayeks-road-to-serfdom-massive-

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NEWSWEEK on Beck and the Hayek boom

here. UPDATE —  Stacy McCain reacts: “NEWSWEEK intern attempt to describe Hayek’s The Road to Serfdom:  Massive Fail.” HT Christopher Fountain who comments, “This is what Princeton is turning out today?  Good God.” More — Now available The Road to … Continue reading

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The Wall Street Journal covers the Hayek boom

Here.  Quotable: On Tuesday last week, customers at Deb’s Books in Cullman, Ala. started coming in and calling with an odd request: They wanted copies of “The Road to Serfdom,” a book economist Friedrich Hayek wrote over 65 years ago. … Continue reading

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Exposing Paul Samuelson’s dishonesty

Karma is a bitch, and when you spend a career being dishonest about your scientific rivals, at some point the world is going to know about it.  From Don Boudreaux: Paul Samuelson’s long history of misrepresenting Hayek’s arguments has done … Continue reading

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