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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

This Is All Kinds Of Awesome

George Mason University economist and teacher Russ Roberts teamed up with filmmaker and armchair economist John Papola to create this amazing rap-music video, "Fear the Boom and Bust", that features Lord Keynes and F. A. Hayek.  In the video, the renowned economists come back to life to attend an economics conference.  At Lord Keynes's insistence, they head out for a night on the town and as a result we learn about why there’s a "boom and bust" cycle in modern economies and a good reason to fear it.


(You can watch it in HD here, and also view the lyrics.)


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