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Old 03-12-2012, 03:23 PM
 
Location: Texas
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Milton Friedman
Friedman is also not a modern economist.
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Old 03-12-2012, 03:30 PM
 
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Friedman is also not a modern economist.
He passed away in 2006, seems pretty modern to me.
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Old 03-12-2012, 03:39 PM
 
Location: NC
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Milton Friedman
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Old 03-12-2012, 03:42 PM
 
Location: The Island of Misfit Toys
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Mother Nature
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Old 03-12-2012, 04:02 PM
 
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Microeconomists, since they rely on much less BS and voodoo hypotheses.
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Old 03-12-2012, 04:10 PM
 
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Stefan Karlsson.

Can not believe people say Paul Krugman. He is a partisan hack.
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Old 03-12-2012, 06:35 PM
 
Location: Atlantis
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Ludwig von Mises and Murray Rothbard


www.mises.org
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Old 03-12-2012, 06:35 PM
 
Location: Old Bellevue, WA
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Dierdre McCloskey, hands down. When I took her class, 'she' was Donald McCloskey. Either way, best teacher I ever had.
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Old 03-12-2012, 06:37 PM
 
Location: 20 years from now
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read a few, but I have to admit I was extremely impressed with Alan Greenspan's book ...if you want to call him an economist.
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Old 03-12-2012, 06:40 PM
 
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Count Rumford
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