Towards an Economics of Evolution, Emergence, and Innovation

Greg Daneke, Emeritus Prof.
6 min readJun 21, 2023

The only function of Economic Forecasting is to make Astrology look respectable. John Kenneth Galbraith

Page after page of professional economic journals are filled with mathematical formulas leading the reader from sets of more or less plausible but entirely arbitrary assumptions to precisely stated but irrelevant theoretical conclusions. Wassily Leontief

The men of the sciences that are proud to own themselves modern find fault with economists for being still content to occupy themselves with

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Greg Daneke, Emeritus Prof.

Top Economics Writer. Gov. service, corp consulting, & faculty posts (e.g., Mich., Stanford, British Columbia). Piles of scholarly pubs & accasional diatribes.