Friday, December 11, 2015
On Douglass North
I had jotted down somewhere a while ago a note that I should probably read up on "new institutional economics" someday, because I'd come across an article or something that looked interesting. Then I forgot.
Upon reading that Douglass North died, I picked up a copy of one of his books from the university library, and I'm hooked.
Washington Post - Douglass North was a visionary.
And here's a good talk he did, at the FCC and not at any economics conference because economists are scared of him: