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Who are the Heroes of Capitalism Watch

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    Does capitalism even have heroes?

    Who are they and why?
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    In no particular order:

    Adam Smith.
    Frédéric Bastiat.
    Ludwig von Mises.
    Friedrich Hayek.
    Carl Menger.
    Murray Rothbard.
    Milton Friedman.
    John Maynard Keynes.
    Ayn Rand (lol)

    That's a start. I'm a left-winger so I'll let you find out why.
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    whilst im skeptical of capitalism, adam smith was basically the father of it so
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    (Original post by stillridin)
    whilst im skeptical of capitalism, adam smith was basically the father of it so
    Looks like somebody needs a trip back to the 18th century
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    The British Empire.

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    Define hero.
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    (Original post by Orbital Rising)
    In no particular order:

    Adam Smith.
    Frédéric Bastiat.
    Ludwig von Mises.
    Friedrich Hayek.
    Carl Menger.
    Murray Rothbard.
    John Maynard Keynes.
    Ayn Rand (lol)

    That's a start. I'm a left-winger so I'll let you find out why.
    I'd substitute keynes for friedman but other than that I'd say that was quite a good list
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    (Original post by sleepysnooze)
    I'd substitute keynes for friedman but other than that I'd say that was quite a good list
    Thanks for the reminder. I'll edit in Friedman.
 
 
 
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