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Keynes vs. Hayek, Round Two

12:11 PM, Apr 28, 2011 • By MICHAEL WARREN
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The folks at econstories.tv are back with round two of their entertaining and informative rap battle between economists John Maynard Keynes and F. A. Hayek. Watch it below:

Victorino Matus spoke with one of the creators of the video series, George Mason University economics professor Russ Roberts, last year:

Originally Roberts had envisioned a sitcom in which Keynes came back from the dead as a struggling assistant professor "or maybe a high school economics teacher." He then scaled back this vision to the opening scene of the sitcom, complete with theme song and even a Mary Tyler Moore toss-your-hat-in-the-air moment. But what he ultimately ended up with was an ingenious video, with the help of John Papola, that has now gone viral.

Watch the first video here.

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