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Let me issue and control a nation’s money and I care not who makes the laws. Mayer Amschel Rothschild (1744 -1812)

Richard Thaler

When an economist says the evidence is “mixed” he or she means that theory says one thing and data says the opposite. — Attributed to…

Nobel prize

Economics is the only field in which two people can get a Nobel Prize for saying exactly the opposite thing. — Anon


The use of mathematics has brought rigor to economics. Unfortunately, it has also brought mortis. — attributed to Robert Heilbroner


Anyone who believes that exponential growth can go on forever in a finite world is either a madman or an economist. ― Kenneth E. Boulding


We have always known that heedless self interest was bad morals, we now know that it is bad economics. ― Franklin D. Roosevelt