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Emily Skarbek: March 2016

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Celebrating Immigration

Economic History
Emily Skarbek
St. Patrick's Day in the United States is a celebration of immigrants. Immigrants who wouldn't pass the Krikorian Criteria. It is not a state-recognized, legal holiday in most places. Instead it is an outgrowth of American civil society. The first... MORE

From the Archives: Knight on Robbins (1934)

Austrian Economics
Emily Skarbek
In spending time in the LSE archives recently, I came across a letter Frank Knight sent to Lionel Robbins on February 17, 1934. In the letter, Knight wishes to amend his review of Robbins's "Essay on the Nature and Significance... MORE

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