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Happy Birthday Professor Hayek

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F. A. Hayek was born on May 8th 1899 in Vienna.  His intellectual achievements are well documented and well-known, culminating in his being awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Science in 1974.  The question that we must grapple with today is the evolutionary potential of his ideas for research in economics, political economy and social philosophy for our age.  On his birthday, look through the Living Bibliography to get a glimpse of the explosion of work done on Hayek's ideas over the past decades and suggest additional items.

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F. A. Hayek was born on May 8th 1899 in Vienna.  His intellectual achievements are well documented and well-known, culminating in his being awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Science in 1974.  The question that we must grapple with today is the evolutionary potential of his ideas for research in economics, political economy and social philosophy for our age.  On his birthday, look through the Living Bibliography to get a glimpse of the explosion of work done on Hayek's ideas over the past decades and suggest additional items.

Peter Boettke
Peter Joseph Boettke (January 3, 1960) is an American economist of the Austrian School. He is currently a University Professor of Economics and Philosophy at George Mason University; the BB&T Professor for the Study of Capitalism, Vice President for Research, and Director of the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center at GMU.

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