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March 2015

Scoring Your Ukraine Predictions
2015/03/04, Bryan Caplan
Comments (1)
Krugman's Priceless Economics
2015/03/03, David Henderson
Comments (18)
The last New Keynesian left alive
2015/03/03, Scott Sumner
Comments (7)
What Happened in Ukraine
2015/03/03, Bryan Caplan
Comments (5)
Who Loses from Insider Trading?
2015/03/02, David Henderson
Comments (40)
Uber reacts to the Spanish ban
2015/03/02, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (4)
The Taboo Trade-Offs of Tracking
2015/03/02, Bryan Caplan
Comments (17)
Consider the Substance
2015/03/01, David Henderson
Comments (2)
How interest rates matter, and how they don't
2015/03/01, Scott Sumner
Comments (23)
Krugman's Bait and Switch
2015/03/01, David Henderson
Comments (20)

February 2015

William McGurn's Analogy
2015/02/28, David Henderson
Comments (12)
Ebeling on Mises, the Applied Economist
2015/02/28, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (0)
Bryan Caplan's conventional views
2015/02/27, Scott Sumner
Comments (17)
The Unseen Effects of "Net Neutrality" Regulation
2015/02/27, David Henderson
Comments (22)
Totally Conventional Views Which I Hold
2015/02/27, Bryan Caplan
Comments (36)
Mission creep
2015/02/26, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
Imprisoning Immigrants: What the ACLU's Doing About It
2015/02/26, Bryan Caplan
Comments (12)
McCloskey on Piketty
2015/02/25, David Henderson
Comments (17)
Power is a residual
2015/02/25, Scott Sumner
Comments (19)
Purges and Schisms
2015/02/25, Bryan Caplan
Comments (6)
The Minimum Wage and Monopsony
2015/02/24, David Henderson
Comments (29)
Who Cares About Park Yeon-mi
2015/02/24, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
Prison Sentences Much Longer than Juries Would Like
2015/02/23, David Henderson
Comments (20)
Why Pack for the Same Trip Twice?
2015/02/23, Bryan Caplan
Comments (26)
Should America help corrupt officials hide wealth?
2015/02/21, Scott Sumner
Comments (22)
How much for a book dedication...?
2015/02/21, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (4)
From 2007 to 2012-13, The Income Share of Top 1% Fell
2015/02/20, David Henderson
Comments (15)
The housing bubble: Perceptions and reality
2015/02/20, Scott Sumner
Comments (30)
Both Men and Women Overstate Sexual Frequency
2015/02/20, Bryan Caplan
Comments (6)
The Fatal Conceit in Foreign Policy
2015/02/19, David Henderson
Comments (41)
Signaling in K-12
2015/02/19, Bryan Caplan
Comments (42)
Inconvenient truths
2015/02/18, Scott Sumner
Comments (25)
Major Improvements in Our Lives
2015/02/18, David Henderson
Comments (38)
Mr Nutella and consumer sovereignty
2015/02/18, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (5)
Signaling Tension
2015/02/18, Bryan Caplan
Comments (17)
Is Inequality Bad for Babies?
2015/02/17, David Henderson
Comments (10)
Always Keep Your Eye on Production: A Wartime Priority
2015/02/16, Bryan Caplan
Comments (14)
Always Keep Your Eye on Production
2015/02/16, Bryan Caplan
Comments (19)
Happy Presidents Day
2015/02/16, Bryan Caplan
Comments (1)
Reasoning from a price change, example #341
2015/02/16, Scott Sumner
Comments (18)
There's no point in arguing over definitions
2015/02/14, Scott Sumner
Comments (29)
Answering Paul Krugman's Challenge on Inequality
2015/02/14, David Henderson
Comments (21)
Eric Posner's Tin Ear
2015/02/13, David Henderson
Comments (19)
Have an opinion about string theory? How about macroeconomics?
2015/02/13, Scott Sumner
Comments (40)
The Basics: A Socratic Dialogue
2015/02/13, Bryan Caplan
Comments (28)
The Hansonian Moralist
2015/02/12, Bryan Caplan
Comments (8)
The Iron Law of You
2015/02/11, David Henderson
Comments (13)
The Wittgenstein test
2015/02/11, Scott Sumner
Comments (23)
Are really libertarians so narrow-minded?
2015/02/11, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (3)
Revolution: Two Minimal Conditions
2015/02/11, Bryan Caplan
Comments (9)
Allen Wallis vs. David Henderson on Amnesty
2015/02/10, David Henderson
Comments (5)
The Incredible Chinese Contract Manufacturers
2015/02/10, David Henderson
Comments (7)
Great Moments in Responsive Government Regulation
2015/02/09, David Henderson
Comments (4)
Hell Nyet, We Won't Go
2015/02/09, David Henderson
Comments (18)
Experiments in a Guaranteed Annual Income
2015/02/09, Scott Sumner
Comments (35)
ISIS and Reproach
2015/02/09, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
Jonathan Gruber on Sin Taxes
2015/02/08, David Henderson
Comments (30)
Statist policies in China
2015/02/07, Scott Sumner
Comments (10)
The new jobs figures and macro theory
2015/02/06, Scott Sumner
Comments (10)
A Local's Defense of Property Rights
2015/02/05, David Henderson
Comments (24)
Environmental Econ Textbook Bleg
2015/02/05, Bryan Caplan
Comments (8)
Tetlock and Counter-factual History
2015/02/05, Bryan Caplan
Comments (8)
Reply to Student on Minimum Wage
2015/02/04, David Henderson
Comments (38)
Smith's Benevolent Baker Quote, in Song
2015/02/04, Bryan Caplan
Comments (2)
The Ubiquity of Useless Learning, in Song
2015/02/04, Bryan Caplan
Comments (12)
What's so funny?
2015/02/03, Scott Sumner
Comments (29)
The Environmental Continuum: Reply to Alex Epstein
2015/02/03, Bryan Caplan
Comments (19)
Decisions and Outcomes
2015/02/03, David Henderson
Comments (26)
A few thoughts on Greece
2015/02/02, Scott Sumner
Comments (24)
Seattle Seahawks' Many Margins
2015/02/02, David Henderson
Comments (11)
Are Competition and Cooperation Opposites?
2015/02/02, David Henderson
Comments (6)
The Jevons Fallacy
2015/02/01, David Henderson
Comments (13)

January 2015

The CBO's forecast, with and without "austerity"
2015/01/30, Scott Sumner
Comments (23)
On Greece
2015/01/29, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (3)
What is Ray Lopez Missing?
2015/01/29, David Henderson
Comments (11)
Lawson's Economic Freedom Bet
2015/01/29, Bryan Caplan
Comments (7)
Questions for Keynesians (Show me the data)
2015/01/28, Scott Sumner
Comments (25)
Tsipras and electoral reform
2015/01/28, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (5)
Voltaire Reconsidered
2015/01/28, Bryan Caplan
Comments (19)
Some Californians versus the State
2015/01/27, David Henderson
Comments (21)
Stone Age Economics
2015/01/27, Scott Sumner
Comments (13)
The Lone Collectivist
2015/01/27, Bryan Caplan
Comments (20)
A Lesson in Rhetoric
2015/01/26, David Henderson
Comments (14)
The Bolshevik Czar
2015/01/26, Bryan Caplan
Comments (6)
Monetary offset: Reply to my critics
2015/01/25, Scott Sumner
Comments (12)
The birthplace of democracy
2015/01/24, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (8)
We Are Lucky
2015/01/24, David Henderson
Comments (12)
Foreigner Day
2015/01/24, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
Extracting Information from Recent Events
2015/01/23, David Henderson
Comments (18)
More on the Modality of Monogamy
2015/01/22, Bryan Caplan
Comments (22)
The Keynesian shell game
2015/01/22, Scott Sumner
Comments (42)
Klein's battle for "liberalism"
2015/01/22, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (8)
Power Corrupts AND Attracts the Corruptible
2015/01/22, David Henderson
Comments (12)
The Modality of Monogamy
2015/01/22, Bryan Caplan
Comments (6)
The Sheepskin Nightmare
2015/01/21, Bryan Caplan
Comments (15)
Ralph Hawtrey
2015/01/20, Scott Sumner
Comments (11)
Against Recent Events
2015/01/20, Bryan Caplan
Comments (7)
Exchange rate pegs are usually a bad idea
2015/01/19, Scott Sumner
Comments (8)
Noah Smith on Brad DeLong
2015/01/19, David Henderson
Comments (6)
What Are You Saying, Scott Aaronson?
2015/01/19, Bryan Caplan
Comments (31)
The Two Davids Converge
2015/01/18, David Henderson
Comments (5)
Central banking in a negative seignorage world
2015/01/18, Scott Sumner
Comments (7)
Richard Cobden and us
2015/01/18, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (6)
Henry G. Manne, RIP
2015/01/17, David Henderson
Comments (8)
Monetary Policy: The more ambitious your goals the less hard you have to work
2015/01/17, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
George Hilton on Utility Regulation and Digestive Tracts
2015/01/16, David Henderson
Comments (4)
The Pigovian Minarchist Tax Formula
2015/01/16, Bryan Caplan
Comments (6)
The Pigovian Minarchist
2015/01/16, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
Piketty: "Violent Shocks" Needed to Raise Tax Rates
2015/01/15, David Henderson
Comments (9)
Correction on Abortion
2015/01/15, Bryan Caplan
Comments (0)
What's wrong with macro?
2015/01/15, Scott Sumner
Comments (16)
Uber, taxis and the issue of safety
2015/01/15, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (7)
How Selfish Are Our Views About Abortion?
2015/01/15, Bryan Caplan
Comments (7)
Reasoning from multiple price changes
2015/01/14, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
Rejoinder to Weeden
2015/01/14, Bryan Caplan
Comments (1)
Thumbs Up for "The Interview"
2015/01/13, David Henderson
Comments (9)
The implications of zero interest rates for monetary and fiscal stimulus
2015/01/13, Scott Sumner
Comments (17)
Henderson at Susquehanna University
2015/01/12, David Henderson
Comments (0)
Martin Anderson, RIP
2015/01/12, David Henderson
Comments (2)
Freewheelers, Ring-Bearers, and Self-Interest
2015/01/12, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
It's all in EC101
2015/01/11, Scott Sumner
Comments (18)
How the Web Has Changed Journalism
2015/01/11, David Henderson
Comments (21)
Simon Wren-Lewis on expansionary austerity
2015/01/09, Scott Sumner
Comments (10)
John Lee on Krugman and Cowen on Immigration Restrictions
2015/01/09, David Henderson
Comments (21)
Sympathy for the top quintile
2015/01/08, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
Response to David Cay Johnston
2015/01/08, David Henderson
Comments (23)
Some Replies to Me
2015/01/08, Bryan Caplan
Comments (7)
Plus Noise!
2015/01/08, Bryan Caplan
Comments (5)
Are German schoolchildren taught about the 1929-32 deflation?
2015/01/07, Scott Sumner
Comments (20)
Tax dodging and currency
2015/01/07, Scott Sumner
Comments (6)
David Cay Johnston's Confusion
2015/01/07, David Henderson
Comments (23)
Intelligence Makes People Think Like Economists: Further Evidence
2015/01/07, Bryan Caplan
Comments (17)
The Greek turmoil
2015/01/06, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (7)
Is Tax Dodging Bad or Good?
2015/01/05, David Henderson
Comments (27)
Be skeptical, be very skeptical
2015/01/05, Scott Sumner
Comments (20)
Conspiracy Theory: The Hidden Agenda of the Political Mind
2015/01/05, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
NYPD's Reverse Washington Monument Strategy
2015/01/04, David Henderson
Comments (8)
In defense of cash
2015/01/04, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (5)
Shy Male Nerds and the Bubble Strategy: Reply to Scott Alexander
2015/01/03, Bryan Caplan
Comments (35)
Henderson on Weidenbaum
2015/01/03, David Henderson
Comments (0)
Diversity of the Mind
2015/01/03, Bryan Caplan
Comments (28)
A penny for our thoughtless society
2015/01/02, Scott Sumner
Comments (20)
Friday Night Video: Klein on Libertarian Bargainers and Challengers
2015/01/02, David Henderson
Comments (0)
The Wonder of Economic Freedom
2015/01/02, David Henderson
Comments (5)
Shy Male Nerds and the Bubble Strategy
2015/01/02, Bryan Caplan
Comments (34)
The biggest problem for libertarians
2015/01/02, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (5)
Re-welcoming Scott Sumner
2015/01/01, Lauren Landsburg
Comments (13)

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Recent Comments

Comments on the six most-recent articles:
The 25 most-recent comments:

Ray Lopez [2015/03/04 05:48 AM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
@JLV - "Its unclear if Krugman or Henderson has read the recent literature....

JLV [2015/03/04 01:24 AM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
So here's a late addition, expanding on a previous comment. Many people are...

austrartsua [2015/03/03 11:35 PM, Scoring Your Ukraine Predictions]:
Million monkeys on typewriters......

Ray Lopez [2015/03/03 11:33 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Followup to my post: Ford Motor company in the early Model T days also had...

Ray Lopez [2015/03/03 11:25 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Sigh, allow Ray to step in and clarify things. I am not an economist but I...

Ray Lopez [2015/03/03 11:03 PM, The last New Keynesian left alive]:
Simple question: if monetary policy leads the economy, and the Fed can det...

Hazel Meade [2015/03/03 10:49 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Krugman, as is his wont, emphasizes only one part of the literature, the pa...

Thad [2015/03/03 09:00 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
If wages aren't really set to supply and demand, then how can there be spil...

Freedom and Compassion [2015/03/03 08:50 PM, The Taboo Trade-Offs of Tracking]:
I think that a middle ground that achieves some (if not all) of the benefit...

Steve J [2015/03/03 08:50 PM, The last New Keynesian left alive]:
Krugman mentions the impact of zero interest rates even in the 1997 article...

David R. Henderson [2015/03/03 07:15 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
@JLV, Good point about the union studies and the limits of the time. I to...

Jeff [2015/03/03 07:12 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
It's even worse than that. Here are two consecutive sentences from Krugman'...

Jon Murphy [2015/03/03 07:01 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Dear God...There are no words. If Krugman wrote that in my class, he would...

Don Boudreaux [2015/03/03 06:56 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
David is absolutely correct: that column by Krugman awful. It's anti-econo...

A [2015/03/03 06:39 PM, How interest rates matter, and how they don't]:
Does this article imply that the Fed could raise the target rate today, and...

guthrie [2015/03/03 06:39 PM, The last New Keynesian left alive]:
Re: your movie question, most silent stars' careers ended at the advent of ...

A [2015/03/03 06:38 PM, How interest rates matter, and how they don't]:
Does this article imply that the Fed could raise the target rate today, and...

JLV [2015/03/03 06:02 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Dinardo, Fortin and Lemieux (1996) answers the "uncertainty" about union ef...

Tom Nagle [2015/03/03 05:28 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
It is interesting that no one has referred to what Walmart has said about i...

vikingvista [2015/03/03 05:23 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Yeah. It's time economics left the marginal theory of value on the waste he...

Scott Sumner [2015/03/03 04:32 PM, The last New Keynesian left alive]:
Captain Parker, That may be so (although I don't agree it is.) But note t...

ThomasH [2015/03/03 04:02 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Not a particularly insightful column, I agree. In terms of the argument ...

fralupo [2015/03/03 03:10 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Krugman: And because workers are people, wages are not, in fact, like the p...

E. Harding [2015/03/03 02:54 PM, Krugman's Priceless Economics]:
Let's see what impact Krugmanism had during the Great Depression: http://ww...

Don Boudreaux [2015/03/03 02:50 PM, Who Loses from Insider Trading?]:
David: Thanks for the clarification - but now I owe you one. I understood...

The 12 most-recently-commented-on articles:

Krugman's Priceless Economics [Comments (18) ]:
    Ray Lopez: Followup to my post: Ford Motor company in the early Model T days also had...
    JLV: So here's a late addition, expanding on a previous comment. Many people are...
    Ray Lopez: @JLV - "Its unclear if Krugman or Henderson has read the recent literature....

Scoring Your Ukraine Predictions [Comments (1) ]:
    austrartsua: Million monkeys on typewriters......

The last New Keynesian left alive [Comments (7) ]:
    guthrie: Re: your movie question, most silent stars' careers ended at the advent of ...
    Steve J: Krugman mentions the impact of zero interest rates even in the 1997 article...
    Ray Lopez: Simple question: if monetary policy leads the economy, and the Fed can det...

The Taboo Trade-Offs of Tracking [Comments (17) ]:
    Floccina: With more tracking you might get more people like my son's boss. He has a r...
    Future Educator : Why must vocational education mean tracking? Can’t a student take AP class...
    Freedom and Compassion: I think that a middle ground that achieves some (if not all) of the benefit...

How interest rates matter, and how they don't [Comments (23) ]:
    Jack Davis: Kevin Erdmann is correct when he says short term interest rates have little...
    A: Does this article imply that the Fed could raise the target rate today, and...
    A: Does this article imply that the Fed could raise the target rate today, and...

Who Loses from Insider Trading? [Comments (40) ]:
    Don Boudreaux: Regarding an exchange above between Zeke and David Henderson -- David argu...
    David R. Henderson: @Don Boudreaux, First, Zeke and David presume that the best default rule is...
    Don Boudreaux: David: Thanks for the clarification - but now I owe you one. I understood...

What Happened in Ukraine [Comments (5) ]:
    Miguel Madeira: "De factor annexation is not de jure. It makes a difference, akin to the fa...
    Ed Hanson: Bryan. You asked, "Any major facts I'm omitting?" Yes, probably dozens or...
    John F. Opie: You're missing the Russian use of propaganda, black and white, aimed at wea...

Krugman's Bait and Switch [Comments (20) ]:
    Andrew_FL: @Chris Wegener-A speaking of false theories that never die, now we have the...
    Jon Murphy: So, I read Krugman's criticism that people like Scott Walker don't go to ac...
    SMV: Chris Wegener "An necessary condition for liberty is that everyone has a...

Why Pack for the Same Trip Twice? [Comments (26) ]:
    Daublin: It sounds like a lot of people do this. I used to have basically two homes...
    Mike: What about the costs of having all those clothes and other items sitting ar...
    Eric Hammer: I find the best way to achieve this outcome is not to leave my cloths at my...

Totally Conventional Views Which I Hold [Comments (36) ]:
    Penelope: On 5. Most old movies, poetry, and classic literature are boring. Anothe...
    Tom Jackson: "5. Most old movies, poetry, and classic literature are boring." I thought...
    Floccina: Sieben did you ever notice that people from those other countries only do w...

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