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Economics in One Lesson Is Still the Best Layman's Intro to Economics

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03/10/2021Fergus Hodgson

Hazlitt takes on a humble objective: to deliver an “unblushingly ‘classical,’ ‘traditional,’ and ‘orthodox’” synthesis of economics. This is the most fitting way to approach the layman, who will only retain a few lessons from an introductory book. 

Original Article: "Economics in One Lesson Is Still the Best Layman's Intro to Economics"

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Fergus Hodgson is editor in chief of the PanAm Post, a bilingual publication that spans the American continent. Originally from New Zealand, he came to the United States to study economics at Boston University and now lives in Miami, Florida.

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