By Kirsten Salyer

Paul Krugman on Friedrich Hayek’s exaggerated role in the history of macroeconomics

Marginal Revolution, in response to Krugman, on the importance of Hayek

Paul Kedrosky on Steve Jobs in the NeXT days (video)

Financial News on where the cast of Enron is now

The Telegraph on the history of Standard & Poor’s

Niall Ferguson on listening to history to avert financial crises

The Toronto Star on how squabbles about the past are stalling the effort to save the euro

Marginal Revolution on the problem with pennies (video)

Publick Occurrences on the decline of the U.S. postal service

Slate on how robot hysteria in the 1930s has led to fear of technology today

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