David Brooks, in this provocative critique of Republican Libertarianism, uses the insights of Hayek without mentioning him...
As part of his continuing series Making Sense of financial news, Paul Solman has a unique look at the legacy of economist John Maynard Keynes, who first introduced the concept of government intervention in the economy, and his countertenor Friedrich Hayek. . . .
How the First World War shaped world history and foreign policy.
The White House’s new China policy splits the US foreign policy community.
Can the US Hold China Responsible for the Pandemic?
Defender-in-Chief and the Trump Doctrine in Asia.
The President is a man of principle. . . .
Classical liberals and libertarians, especially those who admire the works of the famous legal theorists and economist F.A. Hayek, are fond of pointing out that a free society requires the rule of law...
Brad DeLong mocks Steve Horwitz here for suggesting that the stimulus didn’t create jobs. . . .
In America we have what’s called a republic. . . .
Mark Thoma quotes Bruce Bartlett who quotes a poll that shows Republicans are crazy. . . .
David Leonhardt writes in the New York Times: Just look at the outside evaluations of the stimulus. . . .
David Leonhardt argues that the health care changes will work to reverse the inequality of the age of Reagan. . . .
Phenomenal charts from the Dallas Fed. . . .
Here. An excerpt: He has been narrow, not broad. . . .
There’s a debate going on in the punditsphere about whether America is ungovernable. . . .
The press is saying that Obama’s agenda is in jeopardy because he has lost a filibuster-proof advantage in the Senate. . . .
The proposed budget is obscene enough. . . .
A very illuminating story on “jobs saved.” . . .
One of the arguments against decentralized decision-making is that it's too selfish...