Compassionate Economics

Jesse Norman sent me a copy of his new book "Compassionate Economics".

Lots of good stuff…and a few slightly tangled arguments. But essentially, compassionate economics is: 

In technical terms, it is a blend of institutional, behavioural and “Austrian” economics.

Or as we might term that, classical liberalism. I fully agree of course but in trying to sell that to the Tory Party well, good luck to you, you\’re going to need it.

2 comments on “Compassionate Economics

  1. That a thesis with such a title can be published reinforces my belief that economics should now be considered a religion, nota science.

    Where is the compassion in the doings of the pin factory, or in E=MCSquared?

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