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                                                         W. Ken Farr, Professor of Economics          433 Atkinson Hall
                                                   Department of Economics & Finance         
Milledgeville, Georgia 31061
                                                            Georgia College & State University          

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What is Economics?
What does a Trillion dollars look like

Dr. W. Ken Farr

GCSU Economics and Finance Department

Fall 2013

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Interesting Articles


A Better Stimulus Plan for the Economy?
America's Budding Tyrants
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A Minority View:  Academic Dishonesty
An Old "New" Program  (11/2013)  
A Nobel Prize for Showing That Freedom Works (10/2009)  
 A Post-Post Office World    
A Real State of the Union  (2/2013)  
A Return to Keynes?  (10/2013)  
Almost Everything We're Taught is Wrong    (8/2011)
An Unusual Economy   (8/2011)
Back to the Future? 
Back to the Future: Part II   (9/2011)  
Battle of the Sexes 
Caring Enough to Say NO to Minimum Wage Madness (1/2014)  
Clinton Myths  (9/2012)  
 Congress' Financial Mess  
Economic Mobility  (3/2013)  
Economic Myths and Irrelevancy (11/2009)  
Energy Manipulation  
Escaping "Government" Schools  (10/2013)  
Fiscal Cliff Notes  (12/2012)  
Fiscal Cliff Notes: Part II  (12/2012)   
Foreign Trade Angst
 Fraud in Academia
Free to Choose 
Gas Myths
Good News  (5/2014)   Description: new2
Government Gone Bad  (12/2012)  
Governments Don't Create Prosperity  (9/2011)
Governments Make Us Poor  (10/2011)
Great Myths of the the Great Depression  
Health 'Reform' Gets a Failing Grade  (11/2009)  
Income Inequality  (1/2014)  
I love Greed  (1/2012)  
 Influence Peddling
 Is College Worth It?
Is Seasteading the Future?  
Job Destruction Makes Us Richer   (7/2011)
Legal Obedience  (8/2011)  
Let's Help Academia Destroy Itself  (3/2013)  
Make Trade, Not War  (9/2013)  
Mascot Politics  (1/2011)
 Minimum Wage Equals Minimum Jobs

Myths About Capitalism   (4/2010)
Obama's Green-Jobs Fantasies  (3/2011)
Ponzi! Ponzi! Ponzi!   (9/2011)
 Presidents Can't Manage the Economy  
Privatize Everything  
Price Versus Cost   (4/2013)  
Politics vs. Economics  (9/2011)
Profits are for People  (10/2011)
Reflections on the Passing Scene
Rhetoric Rides Again:  Taxes & Politics  (12/2010)
Risky Business  (8/2012)  
Same as the Old Boss?  (1/2011)
School Competition Rescues Kids  (10/2011)
Self-Inflicted Poverty  
Self-Governance Works 
Shepherds and Sheep (2/2013) 
Signs of the Times (Velocity & Inflation)  (7/2010)
Social Security Disaster  (10/2011)  
Strangling Life   (7/2013)  
Student Who Get It!   (3/2011)  
Sublet My People Go!  
Taxes & Politics   (4/2011)
Taxing the Rich  (9/2010)  
Taxing the Poor  (12/2012)  
The Brass Standard  (9/2012)  
The Stupidity of "Buy American"   (11/2011)
Too Much Higher Education (9/2011)  
To Government, Every Penny is Sacred  (2/2013) 
The Double Standard About Journalists' Bias (11/2009)
 The Economics of College (I) 
 The Economics of College (II)
 The Economics of College (III)
 The Ethanol Hoax
The Financial Mess in the US and Europe 
The Inequality Bogeyman   (1/2014)  
 The Law  (short book--excellent read)
The Money Hole  
The Money of Fools
The 'Ponzi' Sound Bite 
The 'Progressive' Legacy  (2/2012)
The 'Progressive' Legacy: Part II  (2/2012)
The 'Progressive' Legacy:  Part III  (2/2012)
The Road to Serfdom 
(short book--excellent read)
The US Tax System:  Who Really Pays? (8/2012)  
The War on Drugs:  Because Prohibition  Worked so Well  
There Ought Not To Be A Law   (8/2012)  
Throw the Rascals Out?  (11/2013)  
Throw the Rascals Out?:  Part II  (11/2013)    
Uncertainty and the Slow Recover  (01/2010)
U.S. Income Inequality:  It's Not so Bad  (8/2010)  
We are the Idiots   (5/2013) 
 What Are the Odds of a Depression?
What our Constitution Permits  (1/2011)
What's Michael Moore Talking About? (10/2011)
What Will they Learn?  (10/2011)  
Wimps vs. Barbarians  (5/2013) 
YouTube Video (Hayek vs. Keynes)  (02/2010)  VERY FUNNY!
Capitalism (Friedman) (1970s)  (9/2010)

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