Embedded Economics v. 0.1

Literary Works with Insight

Introduction


Margin of Profit” by Poul Anderson: My Comments

The Jigsaw Man” by Larry Niven:  My Comments

Life-Line” by Robert Heinlein: My Comments

"The Cambist and Lord Iron" by Daniel Abraham: My Comments

Herodotus on the marriage market in Babylonia:   My Comments


"Two Hundred Dinars" from al-Tanukhi: My Comments

Solomon’s Judgement *

The Verger” by Somerset Maugham and The Land” by Rudyard Kipling: My Comments

"Compounded Interest" by Mack Reynolds [Not available online] *

Review
by George Orwell of The Road to Serfdom by F.A. Hayek / The Mirror of the Past by K. Zilliacus *


Portrait of an economist, Chapter XXX, People I have Loved, Known or Admired by Leo Rosten *
 

Imitations of Horace”  by Alexander Pope *


"An Imperial Rescript" by Rudyard Kipling *

"Interviewing Leather" by Eric Burns-White: My Comments

"The Calf Path" by Sam Walter Foss: My Comments

The Baldness of Chewed Ear” by Robert Service *

A !Tangled Web” by Joe Haldeman [only the beginning is webbed] *

"Frosk" from The Joys of Yiddish by Leo Rosten *

And Then There Were None” by Eric Frank Russell *


The Broken Window Fallacy *

From “Utopia Unlimited” by W.S. Gilbert *

The Petition of the Candlemakers” by Bastiat *

The Man who asked Embarrassing Questions by Bastiat *

"Business as Usual During Alterations" by Ralph Williams *


War and Peace *

Arithmetic on the Frontier” by Rudyard Kipling *

The Peace of Dives,” by Rudyard Kipling *