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A.O. Hirschman Dead at 97

Posted by Jack Duval

Dec 24, 2012 3:07:29 AM

The New York Times has an obituary on economist A.O. Hirschman. (NYT)  Hirschman's Exit, Voice, and Loyalty was a classic that I read in graduate school.  The book dwelled at the intersection of politics and economics.

Hirschman's work is an anachronism now, a relic of an age when economists still asked big questions and answered them with words instead of numbers.

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Topics: economics, A.O. Hirschman, New York Times, economists, education

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