Logo

The Secret Sins of Economics

Large book cover: The Secret Sins of Economics

The Secret Sins of Economics
by

Publisher: Prickly Paradigm Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0971757534
Number of pages: 58

Description:
In this pamphlet, McCloskey reveals what she sees as the secret sins of economics (there are two) that no one will discuss. In her view, these sins cripple economics as a scientific enterprise. She writes with passion and an unusually wide scope.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(150KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Forecasting: Principles and PracticeForecasting: Principles and Practice
by - otexts.com
This textbook provides an introduction to forecasting methods and presents enough information about each method for readers to use them sensibly. We don't attempt to give a thorough discussion of the theoretical details behind each method.
(13435 views)
Book cover: Cook-Book Of MathematicsCook-Book Of Mathematics
by - CERGE-EI
Simple recipes for solving problems students might face in their studies of economics. The main goal was to refresh students' knowledge of mathematics rather than teach them math from scratch, BA level mathematics is required.
(17804 views)
Book cover: Profit and LossProfit and Loss
by - Von Mises Institute
In this outstanding paper the author explains how cost accounting is the critical institution that ferrets out social waste, ensures that resources are directed to their most highly valued ends, and how entrepreneurs respond to price signals.
(10846 views)
Book cover: The Origin and the Evolution of Firms: Information as a Driving ForceThe Origin and the Evolution of Firms: Information as a Driving Force
by - IOS Press
This book develops a consistent theory of evolution in its wider sense. The author of the book traces a continuous line of evolving information sets that connect the Big-Bang to the firms and markets of our current socio-economic system.
(994 views)