Category Archives: de Jasay

Hobbesian solutions to Hobbesian problems

Emily Skarbek, lecturer in political economy, Kings College London, Tweets a plug for her new course:

“Smithian solutions to Hobbesian problems? Fall 2015 Constitutional Political Economy begins now!”

Very interesting, I’m sure. But these “Smithian solutions”, assuming they exist, would be quite superfluous.

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Ill coordination

I found out about the Liberty Matters Jasay forum via this Peter Boettke post at Coordination Problem. In it, the Professor says that “Liberty Matters is hosting once again a very interesting discussion dealing with the work of Anthony de Jasay.” Now I haven’t read this other one, so as you would imagine, reader, I went looking for it, but drew a blank.
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