Transcendental Commitments of Economists: Friedman, Knight, and Nef
Wake Forest University - Department of Economics
April 14, 2007
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
Date posted: May 17, 2007