Hoover fellow Russell Roberts is using rap music to make the dismal science far less dismal. By Charles Lindsey.
This week's EconTalk is with my Nobel-prize winning colleague, Vernon Smith...
More than fifty audiotapes in the records of the Mont Pèlerin Society, an international organization of laissez-faire economists, have been digitized for preservation and access by Hoover's audio lab. Many of the tapes contain proceedings of four of the society's meetings, held from 1956 to 1960. The 1958 meeting, in Princeton, New Jersey, featured Friedrich A. von Hayek, Milton Friedman, Ludwig von Mises, William H. Hutt, and other economists discussing the welfare state, agricultural economics, inflation, and monetary policy.
For an economist, these are the best of times and the worst of times. . . .
Timothy Garton Ash discusses Europe, China And The World After COVID-19.
On the occasion of what would have been Milton Friedman’s one hundredth birthday (July 31, 2012), the Hoover Institution launched a website dedicated to the lifework of the Nobel laureate and Hoover fellow and his partner in life and in public policy research, Rose Friedman.
What happens in the coming year will shape how the world regards competitiveness, privatization, and international free trade and markets. By Gary S. Becker.
A recession is a terrible time to make major changes in the economic rules of the game. . . .
Debt-to-GDP ratios over 90% have significant impact on the pace of economic growth. . . .