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Damian Merciar
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A Business Economist interested in Economic thought and applied macro
Interests: Economics, literature, opera, Pink Floyd, (Roger Waters vintage!), the great outdoors
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uncertain - differences may well be more subtle now and the medium utilised can be at arms length....eg policy, when mechanised, with the excess of quants' driven reaction, can be both soulless and wrong headed (and become tram-lined as such) - hence arguable that the tools could actually have reduced in one sense...then, flipside there has been the whole emergence of "behaviourism" to try and manipulate response, through a "paternalistic" intervention - equally wrong headed...to try and allocate these ideas to various schools may take effort, but it's fairly obvious which way the institutional trend is going