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Comment: Re:Most of you need to learn Basic Economics - (Score 1) 873

by Captain Redundant (#26197799) Attached to: The US economy is heading toward ...
The Hazlitt book is a persuasive and very readable exposition of "classical" economics.
As a counterpoint, may I recommend Paul Krugman's explanation of Keynes's General Theory? It's here. Keynes revolutionized economics by showing how Hazlitt's "broken window" isn't a good analogy for an economy in a recession.

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