Monthly Archives: September 2010

What’s wrong with socialism?

Five dangers.  Here’s number one: “There is no check on an omnipotent government. We see that already with the hundreds of tax cheats in Congress and the White House, and the embarrassments of a Tim Geithner or Tom Daschle. Who … Continue reading

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Rajan destroys Krugman

Here. Yes, Virginia, the central banks and housing policy did have something to do with the Bush/Obama depression. One wonders what kind of wing nut could have believed otherwise.   Oh. UPDATE:  Peter Boettke:  “Krugman is not a political economist, he … Continue reading

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The Constitution of Liberty — Hayek’s Argument

A new book from Eugene Miller and the Institute of Economic Affairs.  (Online PDF version included the Introduction and Chapters 10, 11 and 15 of the book).   Abstract: F. A. Hayek’s The Constitution of Liberty has had a profound effect … Continue reading

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Entitlement expansion & the road to bankruptcy

The consequences of “case-by-case” pragmatism.

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Math jocks flying like crazed moths around the lamp post

David Colander on how the National Science Foundation bankrolled the pseudo-scientific climate which made the Bush/Obama depression inevitable. But let’s not also forget how the Federal Reserve has bought and paid for exactly the “scientific” community it wants.

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Mark Skousen vs the Bush Presidency

Another Hayekian tells the truth about the Bush Presidency: Rove covers the financial crisis of 2008 briefly in his book, only two pages, but blames the entire affair on the Democrats’ failure to support Bush initiatives to regulate Freddie Mac … Continue reading

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