In this podcast Russell Roberts, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and EconTalk host, discusses, with Nicholas Wapshott, author of Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics, John Maynard Keynes and Friedrich A. Hayek: their ideas, their disagreements, their friendship, and how the two men influenced economists and public policy during their lifetimes and beyond.
The Hayek Lecture
New York City
Larry White of George Mason University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about Hayek's ideas on the business cycle and money. . . .
If John Maynard Keynes and F.A. Hayek got into a fight, who’d win? . . .
I stick with Hayek in believing in some core government interventions where the individual cannot save himself...
Manhattan Institute's Hayek Prize honors the book that best reflects Friedrich Hayek’s vision of economic and individual liberty. In 2018, we're honoring John F. Cogan for his book "The High Cost of Good Intentions: A History of US Federal Entitlement Programs."
Austria’s proud intellectual tradition suffered an enormous blow from Nazism and World War II. Kurt T. Leube on the postwar efforts of Friedrich von Hayek to revive that tradition, especially in economics.
Richard Epstein, George Soros, and Bruce Caldwell discuss Hayek’s Constitution of Liberty.
Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses the continuing relevance of Hayek.
One of the distinctions that Boudreaux and Hayek both stress is the one between law and legislation. Boudreaux illustrates this with three nice examples, two of law and one of legislation.
As I promised, here are some more highlights from Friedrich Hayek's The Constitution of Liberty.
In the past month, Australian intellectual life has been made somewhat livelier by a sideshow featuring the ideas of Austrian-born Nobel prize-winning economist and social philosopher Friedrich Hayek...
In this podcast Russell Roberts, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and EconTalk host, discusses, with John Papola of Emergent Order, their collaboration on creating rap videos based on the ideas of John Maynard Keynes and F. A. Hayek.
In this podcast Russell Roberts, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and EconTalk host, discusses, with Don Boudreaux of George Mason University, the work of F. A. Hayek, particularly his writings on philosophy and political economy.
Economics Working Paper WP15102
Hayek's conclusion about the importance of local knowledge can be extended far beyond markets into many parts of our lives. In this essay, I summarize Hayek's argument and then apply it to some good things that happened on September 11, 2001, and to two cases after 9/11--the case of the "shoe bomber" and that of the "underpants bomber"--when airline passengers acted together to save themselves from terrorists.
One of the country’s leading economists, Hoover Institution senior fellow John B. Taylor, has been named this year’s recipient of the prestigious Hayek Prize for his book First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity (W.W. Norton 2012). The $50,000 Hayek Prize—one of the major book prizes in the country—is awarded by the Manhattan Institute in New York to honor the book that best reflects economist and Nobel laureate Friedrich Hayek’s vision of economic and individual liberty. Taylor will accept the prize and deliver the Hayek Lecture on May 31 in New York City.
F.A. Hayek’s most important insight is that we cannot have political freedom without economic freedom.