Article retrieved from: http://www.econlib.org/library/Mackay/macEx3.html Chapter 3- provides background on the introduction of the tulip bulb: Introduced into Western Europe around the middle of the sixteenth century. Conrad Gesner claimed to have originally seen the tulip in 1559 Augsburg. The tulip belonged to Councellor Herwart, a famous man who collected rare exotics. Tulips were sought after … Continue reading Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, Mackay Charles (1814-1889)
Book Review: Meltdown written by Thomas E. Woods, Jr. Contents 1.0 Introduction 2.0 Summary 2.1 Chapter one: The Elephant in the Living Room 2.2 Chapter two: How Government Created the Housing Bubble 2.3 Chapter three: The Great Wall Street Bailout 2.4 Chapter four: How Government Causes the Boom-Bust Business Cycle 2.5 Chapter five: Great … Continue reading Book Review: Meltdown by Thomas E. Woods
Students For Liberty Notre Dame Sydney seeks to promote the ideas of individual rights, private property, and peace. The objects of the club are (i) to educate more students about the differing philosophies that underlie liberty and the many ways to promote liberty (ii) connect members to the growing network of pro-liberty students and other … Continue reading My Students For Liberty Club
A look at messianic expectation and prefigurements of Christ in the Old Testament. This text was written seven to eight hundred years before Christ. Isaiah Chapter 53 Who has believed what we have heard? And to whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed? For he grew up before him like a young … Continue reading Isaiah – Chapter 53
For Keynesian policies to be a more viable method to deal with the economic crisis, it would have to stop associating within society in the short-run, and rather focus on the individuals that make up society in the long-run. While, the term ‘society’ is inefficient to be used in the context of economics, due to … Continue reading Are Keynesian policies a more viable method to deal with the economic crisis?
To compare and contrast insights from the guest speakers, this essay will draw upon workshop topics, questions and views raised during the talks. While, each workshop topic identified such traits that make up a successful internship, these included networking (demonstrate your value and establish a common connection at conferences), personal branding (Linkedin, curriculum vitae and … Continue reading Workplace Insights Essay
Question: Explain the significance and utility of your major to the society 10 years from now. An economics major teaches a student two key principles, first that the future is uncertain and second that values are subjective. This paper will briefly explain the significance and utility of an economics major, attempting to demonstrate that whilst … Continue reading The Significance and Utility of an Economics Major