ECON FISKING

Daniel Davies takes on Tyler Cowen’s posting at Volokh Conspiracy entitled, “Guide to Macroeconomics in Five Easy Lessons.” It looks to be an interesting debate although, in all honesty, it gets to a level of economic theory that’s somewhat beyond my comprehension. But that may well be the point: trying to simplify an entire academic discipline into a few handy dandy paragraphs is an exercise in futility.

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