Posts Tagged ‘Russell Roberts’

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    Inequality and Movie Stars

    Nov 22, 10 • 87 Views • Behavioral Economics, Government, RegulationNo Comments

    Did you know that Academy Award winners live longer than losers? Much more than a trivia fact, Academy Award winner longevity provided researchers with data about inequality. As reported in the May 15, 2001 issue of The Annals of Internal Medicine,...

  • Can Less Become More for the Federal Reserve?

    Feb 1, 10 • 100 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Econ talk lecture (January 11, 2010) http://www.econtalk.org/archives/2010/01/belongia_on_the.html Michael Belongia, University of Mississippi economics professor (and past St Louis Fed ecoonmist) interviewed by Russ Roberts It was a good interview. (a little...

  • Hayek vs. Keynes

    Jan 26, 10 • 141 Views • Economic Debates, Economic Thinkers, GovernmentNo Comments

    Good enough to watch, this youtube performance between Hayak and Keynes is similar to a recent Planet Money “boxing match” between the classical perspective and Keynes which I also recommend. Both are helpful when deciding whether you prefer...