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Wednesday 25 January 2017
ValueWalk

…shy undertaker was not a swashbuckling Randian hero or libertarian firebrand, but a passive-aggressive political manipulator. However, those inside the Fed, like Alan Blinder, gushed as Greenspan…

Posted almost 2 years ago Publication date: 25 Jan 2017
Anything Peaceful (Foundation for Economic Freedom)

…mortgage-related suicides,” provides prescience to Ayn Rand’s nickname for Greenspan, “The Undertaker” – joining other nicknames such as “the Maestro” and “the Greatest Central Banker Ever…

Posted almost 2 years ago Publication date: 25 Jan 2017
Thursday 19 January 2017

…the Collective, a libertarian group in New York. Ayn Rand herself said, when Greenspan went to join President Ford’s Council of Economic Advisers, that she now had her “man in Washington.” And back in…

Posted almost 2 years ago Publication date: 19 Jan 2017
Wednesday 11 January 2017
RINF Alternative News

…Second, Alan Greenspan was well-known as Ayn Rand’s sidekick regarding the gold standard. Third, Randy Barnett was Murray Rothbard’s collaborator insofar as legal theory was concerned. And Jerry…

Posted almost 2 years ago Publication date: 11 Jan 2017
Thursday 05 January 2017
The Economist

…a while, a disciple of the libertarian novelist, Ayn Rand. But Mr Mallaby shows that things were rather more complex than that characterisation suggests. In a paper written back in 1959, for example, Mr…

Posted almost 2 years ago Publication date: 05 Jan 2017
Tuesday 03 January 2017

…they admired and advocated for the philosophy of Ayn Rand, a transplanted Russian philosopher and writer of the early- to mid-20th-century who “advocated…

Posted almost 2 years ago Publication date: 03 Jan 2017
Tuesday 27 December 2016
Iowa City Press-Citizen

…considers the effect of Russian-American Ayn Rand on the fundamentalist approach to personal liberty in American politicians. Rand influenced Ronald Reagan; Alan Greenspan, who spent 19 years as…

Posted almost 2 years ago Publication date: 27 Dec 2016
Saturday 17 December 2016
Library of Economics and Liberty - EconLog

…outsider in the economics discipline, the Ayn Rand connection. Mallaby shows sympathy with his…

Posted about 2 years ago Publication date: 17 Dec 2016
Thursday 15 December 2016

…obvious from the beginning. They are fanboys of Ayn Rand, the patron saint of selfish adolescents and titans of industry. Hohmann reported that Trump’s choice for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, who…

Posted about 2 years ago Publication date: 14 Dec 2016
Wednesday 14 December 2016

…obvious from the beginning. They are fanboys of Ayn Rand, the patron saint of selfish adolescents and titans of industry. Hohmann reports that Trump’s choice for secretary of state Rex Tillerson, (a…

Posted about 2 years ago Publication date: 14 Dec 2016
Monday 12 December 2016
Greg Robb, MarketWatch

…don’t like. MarketWatch: Talk a little about Ayn Rand and Greenspan and their relationship and objectivism. How do you define objectivism. Mallaby: That’s a good question. It is basically hyper…

Posted about 2 years ago Publication date: 12 Dec 2016
Sunday 11 December 2016
Politico

…his mother, Rose Goldsmith, and his guru, Ayn Rand. From the time of his appointment years later as Federal Reserve chair until his retirement in 2006, Greenspan would implement Rand’s ideology…

Posted about 2 years ago Publication date: 11 Dec 2016