Economics Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Agnes Repplier” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics and ethics have little in common.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Andrew Simms” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics becomes redundant if it can rationalise an exchange that sells the future of humankind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Barber Conable” float=”none” width=”100%”]Good environmentalism is good economics.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ben Bernanke” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics has many substantive areas of knowledge where there is agreement, but also contains areas of controversy. That’s inescapable. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Wheelan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is like gravity: Ignore it and you will be in for some rude surprises. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chris Hedges” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics dominates politics – and with that domination comes different forms of ruthlessness. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dale T. Mortensen” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is a strange science. Our subject deals with some of the most important as well as mundane issues that impinge on the human condition.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Meany” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics was the only profession where a person could be considered an expert without having once been right. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hazel Henderson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is really politics in disguise.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Hazlitt” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is haunted by more fallacies than any other study known to man.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Hillman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is a slave-driver. No one has free time; no one has any leisure. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean Chretien” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics has been called the dismal science. Once you get to understand it, you may not find it so dismal, but you don’t find it much of a science either.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joan Robinson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics limps along with one foot in untested hypotheses and the other in untestable slogans. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joan Robinson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The point of studying economics is so as not to be fooled by economists.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Kenneth Galbraith” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics exists to make astrology look respectable.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Kenneth Galbraith” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is extremely useful as a form of employment for economists.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Maynard Keynes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is a very dangerous science. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kenneth E. Boulding” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no such thing as economics, only social science applied to economic problems. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lionel Robbins” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics brings into view that conflict of choice is one of the permanent characteristics of human existence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ludwig Von Mises” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is not about things and tangible material objects; it is about men, their meanings and actions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mahatma Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics that hurt the moral well-being of an individual or a nation are immoral and, therefore, sinful.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nassim Nicholas Taleb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics make homeopath and alternative healers look empirical and scientific. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nikita Khrushchev” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is a subject that does not greatly respect one’s wishes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Park Geun-hye” float=”none” width=”100%”]In human life, economics precedes politics or culture.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paul Keating” float=”none” width=”100%”]Good economics is good politics.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paul Krugman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is not a morality play.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter Boettke” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics teaches humility because it teaches us more about what we can’t do than what we can do[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ronald Coase” float=”none” width=”100%”]Existing economics is a theoretical system which floats in the air and which bears little relation to what happens in the real world.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steve Keen” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is too important to leave to the economists.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Sowell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Economics is concerned with what emerges, not what anyone intended.[/wpsm_quote]