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Atticus Under-30 Essay 2017

Atticus Under-30 Essay 2017

In his 1997 book Whose Reality Counts? Robert Chambers, himself an economist wrote:  Economists have come to feel What can’t be measured, isn’t real. The truth is always an amount – Count numbers; only numbers count.  20 years on, is Chambers still right? If so, does it matter? If so, what can be done about it?  ***  The topic of the poem, the ‘truth’, is a complex one. Truth in an Continue reading Atticus Under-30 Essay 2017