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1982 Nobel Prize in Econ/led U of Chicago School of Econ w/Friedman/performed stats research on Manhattan Project/Economic Theory of Regulation/The Economics of Information article
American Capitalism (1952)
the 'invisible hand'
American economist & professor of foreign policy, national security, nuclear strategy, & arms control/Nobel Prize in Econ (2005) for using game-theory analysis of conflict
'conspicuous consumption'
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion (1779)
Taught at University of Chicago for more than 30 years/established intellectual community that produced a number of Nobel Prize winners, known as 'Chicago school of economics'
Of the Balance of Trade
The History of England (1754-1762)
The Conscience of a Liberal (2007)
Austrian economist & political scientist/Harvard professor/business cycles/waves
The Return of Depression Economics and the Crisis of 2008 (2008)
New York times contributor
The New Industrial State (1967)
Economist who defined the ratio between a physical asset's market value and its replacement value and represented it with the letter q
2008 Nobel Prize in Economics
Capitalism and Freedom (1962)
'laissez-faire' economics
Victorian historian who coined the phrase 'the dismal science' to describe economics
The Engineers and the Price System (1921)
The Great Divide (2015)/The Price of Inequality (2012)/Freefall (2010)/The Three Trillion Dollar War (2008)
Fuzzy Math: The Essential Guide to the Bush Tax Plan (2001)
1976 Nobel Prize in Economics
Making Globalization Work (2006)/The Roaring Nineties (2003)/Globalization and Its Discontents (2002)/Whither Socialism? (1994)
'creative destruction'
The Theory of Business Enterprise (1904)
The Theory of the Leisure Class (1899)
English cleric who stated that popluation growth would eventually lead to famine or disease to curb growth
Namesake tax defined as a tax on all spot conversions of one currency into another
Law of Comparative Advantage
A Tract on Monetary Reform (1923)
wrote Essay on the Distribution of Wealth and on the Sources of Taxation/was an opponent of Ricardo and Malthus
The Great Crash (1929)
Harvard professor and advisor to FDR, Truman, Kennedy, and LBJ/received Medal of Freedom (1946) & Presidential Medal of Freedom (2000)
New Trade Theory
1981 Nobel Prize in Economics
Law of Iron Wages
2001 Nobel Prize in Economics/worked w/Clinton administration/new theory of 'third way' which supported limited gov't involvement in free market
The Wealth of Nations
Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy
hosted ten-part TV series, titled Free to Choose, was broadcast by the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)/also wrote accompanying book titled Free to Choose
The Theory of Moral Sentiments
Sully's favorite economist/author of Basic Economics, Applied Economics, Black Rednecks and White Liberals, The Housing Boom and Bust, Intellectuals & Race, Intellectuals & Society
application of evolutionary theory to economics
The Economic Consequences of the Peace (1919)
An Essay on the Principle of Population
The Road to Serfdom (1944)/warns against tyranny resulting from government control of economic decision making thru central planning/connected fascism, Nazis, & socialism on this
An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding (1748)
New Economic Geography
A Theory of the Consumption Function (1957)
Wrote The Mystery of Capital, 'The hour of capitalism's greatest triumph is, in the eyes of 4/5 of humanity a crisis.'
Principles of Political Economy and Taxation (1817)
The Affluent Society (1958)
American mathematician (Princeton)/Nobel Prize in Econ (1994) for game theory/Abel Prize (2015) for differential eq's work/subject of movie A Beautiful Mind/had schizophrenia
A Treatise of Human Nature (1739)
The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (1936)

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