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Who is a 'Liberal'?


Who Is A ‘Liberal’?

(V. Anantha Nageswaran)

V. Anantha Nageswaran is an independent financial markets consultant based in Singapore

An ideal Liberal is open to new ideas, and yet has a few immutable core principles and values. 3,109 more words

Human Evolution

Adi Sankara and Rational Expectations

Reproducing my weekly column for MINT published online on 15th August 2011 here.  I am also happy that I had touched upon ‘spillovers’ and the compensation for them in other areas. 872 more words

John Maynard Keynes

Beware of Your Cronies

By George P. Brockway, originally published March 9, 1998

ON MARCH 16 Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan delivered a speech titled “Social Security Saved!” at Harvard’s John Kennedy School of Government. 1,873 more words

The Dismal Science

Here We Go A-Bloomsburying

My dearest friend recently moved to Paris. To the heart of the Marais neighbourhood, no less, where, across a cobblestoned courtyard and up six flights of steep, winding stairs, he occupies a charming, light-filled flat, all honey-coloured wood floors and cream paintwork, with windows opening onto a view of the fabled grey-blue rooftops of Paris. 929 more words


'Why this fascination with an MP who died 70 years ago? Helen Goodman, Labour MP for Bishop Auckland writes about Eleanor Rathbone

Eleanor Rathbone

A number of celebrations are taking place this year of Eleanor Rathbone. In Liverpool recently a thousand people attended a lecture about her. 627 more words

I successi della Scuola Austriaca e i fallimenti keynesiani


(Pubblicazione originale: Miglioverde)

Un meraviglioso articolo di Guglielmo Piombini in due parti. Con una chiarezza e semplicità espositiva tipica degli autori libertari, Piombini illustra i passaggi essenziali della storia economica del ‘900 e quelli del dibattito teorico fra gli economisti nel senso proprio del termine (gli ‘austriaci’) e gli anti-economisti (i keynesiani ma, implicitamente e più in generale, credo, tutti coloro che non prendono nemmeno in considerazione il libero mercato della moneta: quindi praticamente tutti gli altri). 24 more words


Writer's Quote for February

Writing is such a personal, subjective activity, I’ve never been much for writing advice in general, in the sense of a right way and a wrong way. 67 more words