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The Broken Window Fallacy Illustrated

I found this great illustration of the “broken window fallacy” that Frederic Bastiat came up with in the 19th century. I also enjoy anything that makes fun of Paul Krugman. If you would like to see it without the over-the-top accents, go here.


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3 thoughts on “The Broken Window Fallacy Illustrated

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  2. Pingback: Slackerstyle.com » If you want to begin to understand economics it is important you understand the famous “Broken Window Fallacy”. This is an excellent video and I recommend everyone watch it! After that go out and buy “Economics

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