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Paul A. Cantor

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Paul A. Cantor is Clifton Waller Barrett Professor of English at the University of Virginia. He is the author of The Invisible Hand in Popular Culture: Liberty vs. Authority in American film and TV. He is the co-editor, with Stephen Cox, of Literature and the Economics of Liberty. See his interview in the Austrian Economics Newsletter.

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Beavis and Butt-Head Take Over Silicon Valley

Mises DailyOctober 22, 2015
Mike Judge's Silicon Valley , takes a look at the entrepreneurs and capitalists of the high-tech world where oddball inventors learn the hard lessons of Economics 101. It turns out there's a lot more to making money than just being smart...

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Beavis and Butt-Head Take Over Silicon Valley

The AustrianSeptember 24, 2015
Mike Judge's Silicon Valley, takes a look at the entrepreneurs and capitalists of the high-tech world world where oddball inventors learn the hard lessons of Economics 101. It turns out there's a lot more to making money than just being smart...

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Soft Tyranny in Albuquerque: The Politics of Better Call Saul!

Mises DailyJune 23, 2015
Better Call Saul , a spinoff of mega-hit Breaking Bad , explores the many ways that government spies on us to control and ruin our lives. In response, many turn to making a living through less-than-honest means because so few options are left to them.

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Soft Tyranny in Albuquerque: Reivew of Better Call Saul!

The AustrianJune 9, 2015
In Breaking Bad , Vince Gilligan created one of the best shows in television history. He has followed it with a prequel, Better Call Saul! , which traces how the ethically-challenged lawyer featured in the earlier show — Saul Goodman — developed out of a perennial loser named Jimmy...

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Review of Quarter Notes and Banknotes: The Economics of Music Composition in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries by F.M. Scherer

Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Quarter Notes and Banknotes is a genuinely interdisciplinary book and shows that an economic perspective can illuminate our understanding of the development of classical music.

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