It’s a mysteryâ€”even to the number crunchers. “We’d like to say it’s because economics is so interesting and because economists are so handsome and intelligent,” says John Siegfried, an econ professor at Vanderbilt University. “But there’s no good answer.”
Sure, Siegfried. Of course the Austrian School is by far the sexiest because we don’t bore the gals with dry discussions about econometrics.