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DESMONTANDO A PIKETTY

Diego Sánchez de la Cruz
13 de abril de 2015


En las páginas de “El Capital en el siglo XXI”, Thomas Piketty siembra la sombra de la sospecha en torno a la economía de mercado, dibujando el capitalismo como un juego de suma cero que debe ser limitado para evitar escenarios de desigualdad, conflicto social, etc.


Natural Resources are Human Resources

If the PowerBlog has a favorite atheist libertarian economist, it’s probably George Mason professor Don Boudreaux. Although he isn’t a believer, he sometimes stumbles upon what I would consider to be Christian insights. Consider, for instance, his take on the term “natural resources”:

In nearly all contexts, words and phrases inevitably convey not only information (such as, as Deirdre would say, “telephone numbers”), but also ideas – notions – interpretations – perspectives – biases – prejudices – spins -approval or disapproval – informal theories – attitudes and judgments – unconscious conclusions.