Keynes vs. Hayek Rap Battle

26 January 2010 at 9:18 am 2 comments

| Lasse Lien |

If you’re teaching macro or the history of economic thought and you feel you’re not getting through to the kids, this video might be worth a try.

Thanks to Eirik Sjåholm Knudsen for the pointer.

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  • 1. murray  |  26 January 2010 at 3:35 pm

    i wonder if the next will set Murray Rothbard and Milton Friedman at each other’s throats

    or how about Sachs being brutally murdered by a political hit squad by mistake

    m

  • 2. Spyros147  |  27 January 2010 at 5:11 pm

    This is a very interesting video. The extent use of mathematics in economics have convinced economists that they can design the economy the way they wanted. This arrogant behavior was called Ivris (Hubris) in ancient Greek tragedies and it leads to Nemesis. Hayek, here, indicates that this extent use of mathematics and aggregate equations hide the motivations of individuals.

    Spyros from Athens, Greece

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