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Transcendental Commitments of Economists: Friedman, Knight, and Nef


Daniel Hammond


Wake Forest University - Department of Economics

April 14, 2007


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This paper includes three case studies of the place of religion in the lives of 20th century economists: Milton Friedman, Frank H. Knight, and John U. Nef. It highlights aspects of the decline of religious faith among intellectuals in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 26

Keywords: History of Economics, Religion

JEL Classification: B31

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Date posted: May 17, 2007  

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Hammond, Daniel, Transcendental Commitments of Economists: Friedman, Knight, and Nef (April 14, 2007). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=986804 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.986804

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