Tag Archives: industrial revolution

Chimney Sweep / Climbing Boy (Worst Jobs in History)


Deirdre McCloskey summarises Rawls and Nozick on unequal incomes


Source: Review of Michael J. Sandel’s What Money Can’t Buy: The Moral Limit of Markets by Deirdre McCloskey August 1, 2012. Shorter version published in the Claremont Review of Books XII(4), Fall 2012 via Deirdre McCloskey: editorials.

Alchian and Allen on the superfluousness of economic principles to civilisation


Source: Alchian & Allen / UNIVERSAL ECONOMICS

Why Does 1% of History Have 99% of the Wealth? @Oxfam #TPPANoWay

Poverty’s development 1800-2015

The robot revolution is overrated

Deirdre McCloskey on Piketty, the Bourgeoisie Deal, the Bolshevik Deal, and the Bridal Deal