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Leland B. Yeager

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Leland Yeager (1924-2018) was Ludwig von Mises Professor of Economics, Emeritus, at Auburn University.

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Pareto Optimality in Policy Espousal

Calculation and KnowledgeMonetary Theory

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The concepts of Pareto optimality and Pareto- optimal change continue appearing in academic discussions as supposed criteria of policy and keys to a positive science of political economy. Much has been said against this idea, but the criticisms have been partial and scattered. The present paper...


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Hutt's Critique of Keynes: Two Reviews of The Keynesian Episode [Full Edition of Vol. 3, No. 3]

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksBusiness CyclesMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

07/30/2014Austrian Economics Newsletter
Volume 3, Number 3 (Summer 1982) John B. Egger and Leland B. Yeager review William H. Hutt's book, The Keynesian Episode .


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Civic Religion Reasserted

Free MarketsOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

12/21/2011Mises Daily Articles
Relative to what is democracy "efficient"? Wittman does not say.
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Civic Religion Revisited

09/30/2011Mises Daily Articles
People are fundamentally the same in government as in private life.
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Is the Market a Test of Truth and Beauty?

Free Markets

07/18/2011Mises Daily Articles
Financial success in some broad or narrow market niche has no deeper philosophical significance; in itself, it is no further sign of excellence or virtue. Market success does not prove that the tastes catered to, the goods and services provided, or the providers themselves are admirable.
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