What Is the Excellence of an Economist?

I have been thinking about John Maynard Keynes’s observations on the mysterious difficulty of being a first-class economist that I quoted a while ago: John Maynard Keynes (1924): Alfred Marshall: […]

Slides For: The Confidence Fairy in Historical Perspective

History of Economics Society :: June 17, 2016 :: Geneen Auditorium, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, Durham, NC: https://www.icloud.com/keynote/00033GAKBnIHC53Sv0UDhbqEw#2016-06-17_HES_Confidence_Fairy_in_Historical_Perspective | http://delong.typepad.com/2016-06-17-hes-confidence-fairy-in-historical-perspective.pdf