Hayek: A Collaborative Biography

Part III, Fraud, Fascism and Free Market Religion

  • Robert Leeson

Part of the Archival Insights into the Evolution of Economics book series (AIEE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Fraud

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert Leeson
      Pages 3-27
    3. Robert Leeson
      Pages 28-70
    4. Ian Sayer
      Pages 71-72
  3. Victims

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Stewart Hawkins
      Pages 127-136
  4. Evidence

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Robert Leeson
      Pages 189-200
    3. Howard Kimberley
      Pages 201-213
    4. Richard B. Spence
      Pages 236-256
    5. Gerhard L. Weinberg
      Pages 257-261
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 295-302

About this book

Introduction

F.A. Hayek (1899-1992), the co-leader of the Austrian free market school, embraced the transparently fraudulent assertion made by Donald McCormick, aka Richard Deacon, in The British Connection which accused A.C. Pigou, the co-leader of the Cambridge market failure school, of being a Soviet spy.

Keywords

Fraud information John Maynard Keynes Keynes publishing research rhetoric

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert Leeson
    • 1
  1. 1.Stanford UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137452429
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49739-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-45242-9
  • About this book