A very Happy New Year and warmest wishes for 2014 to all readers of this blog.
A thought from Thomas Hobbes to keep us all aware of our own cognitive biases as vigorous discussions about the economy continue:
“[Those] who commonly … call for right reason to decide any controversy, do mean their own.”
This is from, and is quoted in my current reading, Anthony Pagden’s .
Here’s to a year of thoroughly reasonable and evidence-based debate.
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