Econ 479

The Art of Writing, the Science of Economics

Thought for the Day…

“Markets do not inevitably self-correct and we cannot always rely on enlightened self-interest to provide economic prosperity. Markets may require ‘adult supervision.’ The insights of our discipline were oversold by those pursuing their own objectives; qualifications and cautionary statements were ignored.” —Economists William Connor and Takahiro Miyao, in a letter to The Economist, August 8, 2009

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Written by gregorymcnamee

August 24, 2009 at 2:54 pm

Posted in Economic writing

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