I have done two or three already, and the turkey is nearly cooked. Here is the finale… Piketty’s wish is essentially to keep billions of people poor in order that some might not be rich. He has been caught fudging his data. His defense has been “so what?”. Not much else is needed here. The…Details
Is your lecture of the week. On Marx. Not 100% objective, obviously, but the man was very clearly a charlatan and a self-interested preacher.
Piketty, watch out!:
Some years ago, an unnamed source came out reporting a commission funded by the US federal government which, though conspiratorial in nature, is likely true in essence even if the summit of experts never occurred. The findings, summarized in the document The Report From Iron Mountain – On the Possibility and Desirability of Peace, examines…Details
I posted a quick few links about Piketty a few days ago (ok twice). Bob Murphy has been picking the man apart slowly at his blog, Free Advice, and brings an excellent summary to The Tom Woods Show yesterday: Piketty’s technocratic and pathological altrusim should terrify all of us, based on a few quotes from…Details