“He regarded himself as an instrument, which he used tirelessly for the benefit of others.”
Some Chicago Boyz know each other from student days at the University of Chicago. Others are Chicago boys in spirit. The blog name is also intended as a good-humored gesture of admiration for distinguished Chicago School economists and fellow travelers.
2 thoughts on “Borlaug Remembered”
Those two links appear to go to the same place.
Sorry. Fixed, but both are bare and repetitive. Still, isn’t that a wonderful line about the self as “instrument”? It’s an ag engineer’s metaphor, perhaps, but it is a Franklin self-definition.
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