Fear the Economics Textbook: A Rap Video

A collaborative project by the RU Ready 4Justice Collective that is Stephen T. Ziliak, Professor of Economics and Social Justice Studies, and the Class of 2015 Theories of Justice course at Roosevelt University.

Here are lyrics which we’ll eventually add to the video:

Fear the Economics Textbook – A Rap Video – Lyrics, Beats, Credits

Join the debate at Inside Higher Ed, “Roosevelt U’s class’s video challenges George Mason’s Hayek fan videos” (by Scott Jaschik, May 6th 2015)

AntiCap, “Fear the Economics Textbook” (by David Ruccio, May 6th 2015)

Naked Keynesianism, “Fear the Economics Textbook: The Response to the Keynes/Hayek Video” (May 6th 2015)

Adam Smith’s Lost Legacy, “Interesting Debate on Smith and Hayek” (May 8th 2015)

National Review, “A Professor Who Misunderstands What Economics Is About” (May 9th 2015)

Thom Hartmann Program, “Fear the Economics Textbook/A Rap Video” (June 2nd 2015)

Rethinking Economics, “Where Moral Sentiments Replace Supply and Demand” (by Paul Gilbert, University of Sussex, UK July 14th 2015)

International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, “Why We Made the Economics Rap Video: Fear the Economics Textbook,” by Stephen T. Ziliak (forthcoming IJPEE vol. 6, no.1, Summer 2015) Economics Rap Video_Ziliak IJPEE Editorial 2015

Real World Economics Review, “Fear the Economics Textbook (Story of the Next Crook)” (May 13th 2015)

Economist’s View (“New Links”, May 5th 2015)

Roosevelt University, “Student Rap Video Makes Case for Economics and Social Justice” (May 21st 2015)