12 March 2013
US News and World Report: Ranking of Graduate Programs in Economics. A Thought...
Check the "rankings methodology".
It is essentially the academic equivalent of asking Anheuser Busch / Inbev employees to rank the best breweries. Hegemony breeds hegemony and bourgeois thinkers love bourgeois thought. The most remarkable thing here might be that I am even bothering to remark on this.