NOUS Spotlight: Alain Marciano: Buchanan, popular myths, and the social responsibility of economists

NOUS Spotlight ist eine fortlaufende Serie kurzer, fokussierter Zoom-Meetings in englischer Sprache zur wissenschaftlichen Diskussion. Diesen Monat stellt Prof. Alain Marciano  (University of Montpellier, France) seine Forschung zum Thema „Buchanan, popular myths, and the social responsibility of economists“ vor. Die Diskussion wird moderiert von Sandra Peart (University of Richmond, USA). Weiterlesen…

Ross B. Emmet: James M. Buchanan and Frank H. Knight on democracy as “government by discussion”

Among twentieth-century inheritors of the classical liberal mantle, the notion that democracy could be understood as “government by discussion” is found most prominently in the work of Frank H. Knight and James M. Buchanan. In this paper, NOUS Member Ross Emmet compares Knight and Buchanan’s use of the expression “democracy Weiterlesen…