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Una Lezione in Edicola. La collaborazione di Pasquale Jannaccone con "La Nuova Stampa"


  • Stefano Adamo



Il presente saggio contiene una disamina e valutazione dell’attività di Pasquale Jannaccone come opinion maker mediante un’analisi degli editoriali pubblicati su “La Nuova Stampa”. Dopo un breve profilo scientifico dell’autore, vengono affrontati tre elementi relativi al suo lavoro di opinionista: lo stile didascalico dei suoi articoli; il sostegno alla politica monetaria di Luigi Einaudi durante l’impegno politico di quest’ultimo; la sua difesa dei principi liberisti e liberali in un dibattito caratterizzato da una marcata ostilità verso la tradizione del liberalismo anglosassone. Si sostiene inoltre che l’elemento di maggiore interesse dell’opera di Jannaccone come opinion maker consista nella sua caratteristica consapevolezza delle difficoltà nascoste delle teorie economiche, tale da fargli concepire la sua attività giornalistica nel senso di uno strumento di educazione piuttosto che di mera persuasione.

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  • Stefano Adamo, 2011. "Una Lezione in Edicola. La collaborazione di Pasquale Jannaccone con "La Nuova Stampa"," ICER Working Papers 19-2011, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
  • Handle: RePEc:icr:wpicer:19-2011

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