Christopher Whalen

Watching the failure of the “New Economics”

October 4, 2011

In his classic critique of John Maynard Keynes, “The Failure of the ‘New Economics’,” Henry Hazlitt notes in a passage entitled “Equilibrium of an Ice Cube”:

Can Barack Obama channel Teddy Roosevelt?

September 9, 2011

My copy of the new book “Feynman”, written by Jim Ottaviani and illustrated by Leland Myrick, arrived last week and does not disappoint. I discussed it earlier on Reuters.com, “Steady state or dream state?” On the second page of this comic narrative led by one of the most remarkable personalities of the 20th century, Feynman asks: