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.
Friday, April 1, 2011
Haiku: The Laws of Supply and Demand
Clearly the concept of Austrian economics and literature is taking off. Art Carden attempts economics haiku: