tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8381613.post7079150041420946591..comments2023-04-03T19:10:54.088-04:00Comments on Critiques Of Libertarianism: Austrian Economics can't count.Mike Hubenhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/01371469964446567690noreply@blogger.comBlogger3125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8381613.post-78270778745540228782010-11-09T10:31:48.408-05:002010-11-09T10:31:48.408-05:00Austrian economists disdain of mathematical models...Austrian economists disdain of mathematical models disqualifies their theories, because as we all know, mathematics describes people. We can therefore write nice equations and even use some calculus to show off how brilliant we are, because brilliance can only come from difficult and obscure, otherwise taxpayers might object giving us grants and important sounding government job titles.Joanna Liberationhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/03683439858840562847noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8381613.post-71019742078175925492010-02-15T14:50:26.099-05:002010-02-15T14:50:26.099-05:00Mike, you have found incredibly damning evidence o...Mike, you have found incredibly damning evidence of their stupidity.<br /><br />I wonder if Samuelson, in his repeated textbook prediction that the soviet union would overtake the US in GDP in early 2000s, was somehow contaminated by those same innumerate people.Julien Couvreurhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/15158751165174523704noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8381613.post-13345539973227226592009-08-03T22:31:45.844-04:002009-08-03T22:31:45.844-04:00I have to wonder if the hostility of "Austria...I have to wonder if the hostility of "Austrian" economics towards mathematics derives from the rivalry between the two von Mises brothers. Did Ludwig resent his brother Richard for inheriting the mathematical ability in the family?Mark Plushttps://www.blogger.com/profile/03859046131830902921noreply@blogger.com