Jan 23, 2007

The Quote Shelf

A frequent feature on this site; feel free to comment on the quote or to supply a competing quote.

The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable.
--John Kenneth Galbraith

1 comment:

Jeffrey Smith said...

Oh, that's a good one! Never heard it before. Reminds me of the time I shocked a young man by saying there are no "laws of economics", just a set of agreed-upon expectations.