Friedrich August von Hayek CH FBA (/ ˈ h aɪ ə k / HY-ək, German: [ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈʔaʊɡʊst fɔn ˈhaɪɛk] ; 8 May 1899 – 23 March 1992), often referred to by his initials F. A. Hayek, was an Austrian-British economist and political philosopher who made contributions to economics, political philosophy, psychology, intellectual ...
F.A. Hayek, also called Friedrich A. Hayek, in full Friedrich August von Hayek, (born May 8, 1899, Vienna, Austria—died March 23, 1992, Freiburg, Germany), Austrian-born British economist noted for his criticisms of the Keynesian welfare state and of totalitarian socialism.
Friedrich Hayek. First published Sat Sep 15, 2012; substantive revision Fri Apr 16, 2021. Friedrich Hayek was born in Vienna in 1899 into a family steeped in academic life and scientific research. He worked as a statistician from 1927–31, became a Lecturer in Economics at the University of Vienna in 1929, then moved to the University of ...
Born in Vienna, Austria, in 1899, Friedrich Hayek was a famous economist known for his numerous contributions in economics and political philosophy. Investing Stocks
Profile in Liberty: Friedrich A. Hayek, at Econlib. The Legacy of Friedrich von Hayek, a collection of seven lectures given to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Hayek, at the Online Library of Liberty. John N. Gray, F.A. Hayek and the Rebirth of Classical Liberalism, at Econlib.
Hayek’s writings span seven decades. He was professionally active through most of his adult life, and he contributed to a variety of disciplines, among them economics, political philosophy, psychology, the history of ideas, and the philosophy and methodology of the social sciences.
Friedrich August von Hayek. The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 1974. Born: 8 May 1899, Vienna, Austria. Died: 23 March 1992, Freiburg, Germany.
Biography. Friedrich Augustus von Hayek (May 8, 1899–March 23, 1992) was one of the twentieth century’s most important social thinkers. He wrote seminal works in economics, political philosophy, ethics, legal theory, and even psychology that continue to inform the academic conversation within the fields to this day.
Friedrich A. Hayek (1899-1992) Friedrich A. Hayek, who died on March 23, 1992, at the age of 92, was probably the most prodigious classical liberal scholar of the 20th century. Though his 1974 Nobel Prize was in Economic Science, his scholarly endeavors extended well beyond economics.
The critique of socialism and the defense of classical liberal institutions of F.A. Hayek. Throughout his life Hayek criticized socialism, often contrasting it with a system of free markets. Although his earlier critiques were based on economic grounds, he later drew upon political, ethical, and other arguments in making his case.