Sunday , January 24 2021
Home / Peter Boettke /Coordination Problem 2020-12-06 01:22:37

Coordination Problem 2020-12-06 01:22:37

Summary:
|Peter Boettke| My tribute to Walter Williams (1936-2020) from The City Journal. Many other heartfelt tributes have been published, many by former students, and two lengthy obituaries were published in NYT and Wash Post.  While these mainstream newspapers emphasized Walter’s policy positions, his students and colleagues focused on his reasoning grounded in price theory and his passion for teaching and training students in price theory.

Topics:
Peter Boettke considers the following as important:

This could be interesting, too:

Don Boudreaux writes Should Corporations Put “Social Responsibility” Before Profits for Shareholders?

Don Boudreaux writes Bonus Quotation of the Day…

Don Boudreaux writes Another Eloquent Speech by MP Charles Walker

Jeffrey M. Herbener writes Small States, Global Economy: Is Empire Necessary?

My tribute to Walter Williams (1936-2020) from The City Journal.

Many other heartfelt tributes have been published, many by former students, and two lengthy obituaries were published in NYT and Wash Post.  While these mainstream newspapers emphasized Walter’s policy positions, his students and colleagues focused on his reasoning grounded in price theory and his passion for teaching and training students in price theory.

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.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *