Economics is often used in literary studies, but rarely free market economics. Austrian economics, with its emphasis on subjective value (Menger), human action (Mises), spontaneous order and knowledge (Hayek), and entrepreneurship (Kirzner), seems a particularly fruitful source of ideas for literary studies.
Thursday, November 11, 2010
Mises on Literature
Ludwig von Mises himself on History and Fiction. How might this inform an Austrian literary theory?