Macroeconomics lesson in two easy rap videos – Hayek v. Keynes – FIGHT!

Yo, son!

Hear the two macro heavyweights John Maynard Keynes (in the stimulus/top down corner) and F.A. Hayek (in the libertarian/bottom up corner) spit some fierce econ battle rhymes.

Professor and economist Russell Roberts is behind this piece of youtube brilliance.  Check out his excellent podcast at econtalk.org.

Round 1

Round 2

Chef vs Meth

For more famous rap battles, two of the Wu Financial‘s finest duke it out here:

University of Washington’s Foster School of Business’s “State of the Economy Forum”

Here’s a 70 minute video on the state of the economy featuring University of Washington Foster School of Business economics and finance professors Karma Hadjimichalakis and Ed Rice.

(Note to those who care: Professor Rice was by far my favorite professor during my UW MBA program.)

Original link info:

State of the Economy Forum from Foster School of Business on Vimeo.