Your right to know: Latest property
James M. Buchanan
Your right to know: Latest property transfers and building permitsLynchburg News and AdvanceRaymond Douglas Etter to Uneita R. and James D. Mathews Jr., parcel, 1.75 acres, Va. 619, Blue Ridge District, $15,000. Gary Desione to ... Ronald M. Buchanan and Kelly E. Mattoon to Jennifer Stewart. Lot 7, block 6, section 2, Long Meadows Subdivision ...
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 10:20 pm
The Book that Explains Charlottesville -
Boston ReviewThe Book that Explains CharlottesvilleBoston ReviewBy taking aim at the legacy of James M. Buchanan, the Nobel Prize–winning economist whose scholarship and political philosophy reverberate through the conservative movement to this day, MacLean's book has pitched intellectual historians such as herself ...
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 4:22 am
Our view: Defending democracy -
Winston-Salem JournalOur view: Defending democracyWinston-Salem Journal... Nobel Prize-winning economic philosophy of Tennessee-born James M. Buchanan, whose intellectual heft allowed him to set up his own stand-alone economic department in a string of Virginia universities, eventually landing at George Mason University.
Posted on 6 August 2017 | 6:02 pm
Was Nobel Laureate James Buchanan really
Washington PostWas Nobel Laureate James Buchanan really opposed to democracy? Not at all.Washington PostThe ongoing discussion of Nobel Laureate James M. Buchanan's work, occasioned by the publication of a new and controversial book, helps focus attention on Buchanan's role in political science. Along with William Riker and Anthony Downs, Buchanan was ...and more »
Posted on 4 August 2017 | 4:02 am
GOP Budget: Deficit Spending 'a Sin;' We'll
Creators SyndicateGOP Budget: Deficit Spending 'a Sin;' We'll Do It 9 More Years, by ...Creators SyndicateThe House Budget Committee has approved a budget that declares deficit spending "a sin," makes a powerful case for why this is so, and then presents a plan ...and more »
Posted on 1 August 2017 | 5:40 pm
Government Debt: Jefferson And Gallatin Were
James M. Buchanan
The world economy is getting rattled this week by the consequences of excessive government debt. Greece may be cut off from its international creditors, and Puerto Rico announced that it cannot make full payments on its massive debt. In both cases, years ...
Posted on 30 June 2015 | 6:22 am
Salary info shows fruits of union muscle
SACRAMENTO — In its 2013 obituary of Nobel-winning economist James M. Buchanan, the Washington Post described him as “the man who got economists to care about politics.” I view Buchanan as the man who explained why California has so many long-term ...
Posted on 26 December 2014 | 7:00 am
James M. Buchanan dies at 93; won Nobel
James M. Buchanan, the U.S. economist who won the 1986 Nobel Prize for applying the principles of economic self-interest to understand why politicians do what they do, has died. He was 93. He died Wednesday at a hospital in Blacksburg, Va., according to ...
Posted on 11 January 2013 | 11:09 pm
Where do big deficits come from? James M.
Washington — Why do politicians act as they do? Specifically, why do they do things that don’t seem to be in their constituents’ long-term interest, such as creating big deficits by authorizing lots of government spending without enough tax revenue ...
Posted on 11 January 2013 | 4:11 am
James M. Buchanan | Nobel economist, 93
James M. Buchanan, 93, who won the 1986 Nobel Prize for applying the principles of economic self-interest to understand why politicians do what they do, died Wednesday in Blacksburg, Va. No cause of death was given. Mr. Buchanan, a professor emeritus at ...
Posted on 9 January 2013 | 4:00 pm