Monday, January 24, 2011

Known and Unknown

In his own words:
"Reports that say that something hasn't happened are always interesting to me, because, as we know, there are known knowns; there are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we now know we don't know. But there are also unknown unknowns. There are things we do not know we don't know."
Donald Rumsfeld

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Back on the Road to Serfdom

"... Antony Mueller looks at the more immediate causes of the recent financial crisis. His essay is a valuable corrective to the standard account of the economic downturn that has fueled so much of the recent resurgence of statism. Professor Mueller’s interpretation of the crisis, which is informed by the Austrian School of economics, also accounts for why the proposed remedies are likely to prolong the economic malaise in those countries adopting them..."
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Saturday, January 15, 2011

Five video lectures

Inflation and Deflation

January 27, 2004
Antony Mueller
January 29, 2004
Antony Mueller
January 28, 2004
Dr. Antony Mueller


"Democratic politics relies on deception. Without deception of the voters on a comprehensive scale, there could be no politics above the local level, where people know the deceivers personally and are therefore less easy to fool. Basic to deception are symbols. Symbols serve politicians in much the same way as a red cape serves a matador."
Gary North