I want to thank Mr. Heller for his good sense of humour. I could think of no better way to show that the audience often focuses on the intentions or the personality of the author rather than the content of the message itself.
Although neoclassical economics relies on assumptions that should have been discarded long ago, it remains the mainstream orthodoxy. Three recent books, and one older one, help to show why its staying power should be regarded as a scandal.
reviews four books that shed light on the unjustifiable hegemony of the neoclassical school.