February 4th, 2011
The Globe and Mail, “A gift list for Yann Martel,” 4 Feb. 2011
February 20th, 2011
Original entry » Justin Katz in the blog Anchor Rising, 25 Jan. 2011: “In another (sadly) subscription-only National Review article, James Bennett reviews a book by Deirdre McCloskey in which innovation takes center stage in the explanation of the modern West: Her thesis is that, in the decades prior to England’s rapid takeoff into the (more…)
February 24th, 2011
As introduction to viewing a copy of the lecture at the Mercatus Center on Bourgeois Dignity, The Student Network for Human Security say, “So many times we have heard that human security is about dignity, but what is that? Economic historian Deirdre McCloskey has an idea that is worth considering. Enjoy.” Posted 23 Feb. 2011. (more…)
March 10th, 2011
Quote is in reference to McCloskey’s Bourgeois Virtues and Bourgeois Dignity. Read more at “Markets as Public Goods, Part II” in The Unbroken Window blog by economist Michael Rizzo, 8 March 2011.
March 16th, 2011
See article in Before It’s News (15 March 2011) concerning a response to “The Happynomics of Life” by Roger Cohen (New York Times, 13 March 2011)
May 2nd, 2011
See blog entry from The Dangerous Economist by Cyril Morong. Morong cites William Easterly’s interview with Deirdre in AidWatch: “Don’t be snobbish towards merchants & entrepreneurs, and you’ll develop.“
June 16th, 2011
- Kinsella’s entry and the interviews (posted 16 June 2011). – Deirdre’s recently updated books page.
June 20th, 2011
“Success in a Commercial Society is a Victimless Crime,” Steve Kates, Catallaxy Files, 20 June 2011.