Posts Tagged ‘Paul Samuelson’

  • Con and Pro Thoughts of Paul Samuelson

    Dec 21, 09 • 197 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    in this week’s Barron’s, commentator Gene Epstein shares a rather different view of Paul Samuelson from most who eulogized his life. Epstein perceived the economist who has been elevated for bringing math to his discipline as the scholar who

  • Paul Samuelson’s Nephew

    Dec 18, 09 • 226 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    During a recent interview, Larry Summers, Director of President Obama’s National Economic Council, (former economics professor, president of Harvard, Secretary of the Treasury) spoke about his family. His mother’s brother (Kenneth Arrow) and his