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  1. Hayek's Spontaneous O's

    "You never know what you're going to get!"
    Some are O's, some are 8's, some are more elaborate variations of O's

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    • 2 votes
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      • 2 votes
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        • Coase Toasties

          Spark-singed, firm-farmed corn goodness. Zero transaction fats!

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          • Friedman's Price Crispies

            "Never soggy even when floated!"

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            • Yellen's Raisin' Rates

              Maybe you get some raisin', maybe not

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              • F.A. Hayek's Kaboom and Bust

                The stimulating cereal that leaves you hungover.

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                • John Stuart General Mills': Wheaties

                  The Breakfast of Utilitarians

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                  • Fruit Loops

                    Endorsed by John Maynard Keynes

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                    • Becker's "Ce ne est pas céréale"

                      It's economics. Like everything.

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                      • Coaseco Pops

                        Such a sugar high your parents will bribe you to stop eating them.

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                        • Jevon's Mariginal Uncle Sam's Cereal

                          It's Jevon's name on the box, but it was Marshall's reformulation of the recipe that made it popular.

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                          • 1 vote
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                            • Hausman Cinnamon Cheerios

                              See Jerry Hausman, "Valuation of New Goods under Perfect and Imperfect Competition"

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                              • Angrist's 100% Natural Experiments

                                It's instrumental to your health!

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                                • Procrusties

                                  Each bite of Procrusties is too big for your mouth...at first.

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                                  • Smith's Frosted Chessmen

                                    The box may look half-full, but that's just the fruity invisible hands.

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                                    • 1 vote
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                                      • Trix

                                        Greenspan's cereal of choice, supposedly packed with vitamins great for a peppy short-run but in the long-run it will slow you down and threaten your very existence.

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                                        • Malthus's Resource Crunch

                                          Eat it before the poor do

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