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The Pirates of Penzylvania Avenue
By James A. Montanye
This article appeared in the Fall 1999 issue of The Independent Review


Abstract

Gilbert and Sullivan, meet the Council of Economic Advisors: They formulate hypotheses behind a veil of ignorance and stand on moral principle when it makes economic sense. In matters Marxian and Keynesian and Socialist, they’re the very model of a market-free economist.



Other Independent Review articles by James A. Montanye
    Fall 2014   The Great Debate: Edmund Burke, Thomas Paine, and the Birth of Right and Left
    Fall 2014   Ambition: A History from Vice to Virtue
    Summer 2013   What Money Can’t Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets
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Volume 4 Number 2
Fall 1999

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