Tuesday, June 02, 2009

Why the Worst Get On Top

The title of this post of course is taken from a chapter in Hayek's Road to Serfdom.

Now Bryan Caplan has offered another answer in addition to that offered in Hayek's work:

[A]ll successful politicians are big liars by the absolute standard we routinely apply to the people we personally know.

More here.

You can read a condensed version of The Road to Serfdom here for free.

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