Favourite Writers

Here are some of the individuals to whom I am most intellectually indebted, both in terms of what I write and teach about, but also in terms of what I wanted to do with my academic life.

GEOGRAPHY, LANDSCAPE, ENERGY AND FOOD

Jesse Ausubel
Jesse Ausubel
Dennis Avery
Dennis Avery
William Cronon
William Cronon
Thomas R. DeGregori
Thomas R. DeGregori
Indur Goklany
Indur Goklany
Stephen Pyne
Stephen Pyne
Julian Simon
Julian Simon
Vaclav Smil
Vaclav Smil
Michael Williams
Michael Williams
Robert L. Bradley, Jr.
Robert L. Bradley, Jr.

ECONOMICS, BUSINESS, TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE AND HISTORY

The Annales School
The Annales School
Peter Bauer
Peter Bauer
Alfred Chandler
Alfred Chandler
Thomas R. DeGregori
Thomas R. DeGregori
Friedrich von Hayek
Friedrich von Hayek
Jane Jacobs
Jane Jacobs
Ludwig von Mises
Ludwig von Mises
Henry Petroski
Henry Petroski
Nathan Rosenberg
Nathan Rosenberg
Julian Simon
Julian Simon

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY & SOCIETY WRITERS

Ronald Bailey
Ronald Bailey
Matt Ridley
Matt Ridley

A DOER WHO WROTE A FEW SHORT PIECES

Norman Borlaug Borlaug Articles and Interviews
Norman Borlaug Borlaug Articles and Interviews