Economics etc.

Quotes Uncovered: If at First… –

January 27, 2011, 3:00 pm

Quotes Uncovered: If at First…


I’m back to inviting readers to submit quotations whose origins they want me to try to trace, using my book, The Yale Book of Quotations, and my more recent research.

Les Hankes asked:

I have tried to find the origin of the following without success: “For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, ‘It might have been.’” Thanks if you find something.

Assignments Economics

Econ / Reading: Foundations of Economic Analysis

This reading is due on Tuesday, 1/25/2011.

Foundations of Economic Analysis

There’s no assignment attached to this reading, other than reading itself. However, don’t make the mistake of skipping the introduction, as it  sets up most of the other readings we’ll do during the semester.