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July 2015

Biography of Edmund Phelps
2015/07/29, David Henderson
Comments (3)
Nuclear Iran Bet Update
2015/07/28, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
Predicting failure
2015/07/28, Scott Sumner
Comments (5)
Nuclear Iran Bet
2015/07/28, Bryan Caplan
Comments (14)
McArdle (and the Pope) on air conditioning
2015/07/28, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (14)
Party in the Street: A Tale of Three Movements
2015/07/28, Bryan Caplan
Comments (5)
Race and progressivism
2015/07/27, Scott Sumner
Comments (34)
Finishing an Econ Ph.D.: The Basic Facts
2015/07/27, Bryan Caplan
Comments (4)
Krugman on Greece
2015/07/27, David Henderson
Comments (11)
Good for Jared Bernstein
2015/07/26, David Henderson
Comments (19)
What You Mean "We", Scott Alexander?
2015/07/25, David Henderson
Comments (23)
Re-regulation in the UK
2015/07/25, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (1)
Friday Night Video: Why Libertarianism is So Dangerous
2015/07/24, David Henderson
Comments (20)
Abigail Hall's Case Against Supporting Politicians
2015/07/24, David Henderson
Comments (21)
Law School: No News Is Bad News
2015/07/24, Bryan Caplan
Comments (4)
Some Practical Advice
2015/07/23, David Henderson
Comments (43)
Sadie Hawkins Rant
2015/07/23, Bryan Caplan
Comments (7)
Paul Krugman on the minimum wage
2015/07/23, Scott Sumner
Comments (37)
Econlib in Top Three!
2015/07/22, David Henderson
Comments (5)
My Enthusiastic Support for Open Borders
2015/07/22, Bryan Caplan
Comments (27)
What's Wrong With Law Professors
2015/07/22, Bryan Caplan
Comments (9)
Can Obama Really Raise Wages for Millions of People So Easily
2015/07/21, David Henderson
Comments (20)
Is an Unused J.D. a Negative Signal?
2015/07/21, Bryan Caplan
Comments (22)
The Merits of Cochrane's Case
2015/07/20, David Henderson
Comments (12)
Testing Unflattering Claims About Human Motivation
2015/07/20, Bryan Caplan
Comments (18)
Resentment, Information, and Unemployment
2015/07/20, Bryan Caplan
Comments (4)
My Private-Sector Complaint
2015/07/19, David Henderson
Comments (36)
Government brings out the worst in us
2015/07/19, Scott Sumner
Comments (45)
The Origins of the Dismal Science
2015/07/18, David Henderson
Comments (6)
Obama on the Symmetry of Rape
2015/07/17, David Henderson
Comments (27)
Slate.com's overconfidence was entirely predictable
2015/07/17, Scott Sumner
Comments (15)
You Grew Up in Poverty? Okay, Here's Some Money
2015/07/17, Bryan Caplan
Comments (16)
My Response to Donald Trump
2015/07/16, David Henderson
Comments (16)
Weak currencies don't cause trade surpluses
2015/07/16, Scott Sumner
Comments (18)
What's Wrong With the U.S. Peace Movement
2015/07/16, Bryan Caplan
Comments (40)
Party in the Street and the Party in Their Heads
2015/07/15, Bryan Caplan
Comments (19)
Rashomon at the Financial Times
2015/07/14, Scott Sumner
Comments (27)
Anthropology Versus Commodification
2015/07/14, Bryan Caplan
Comments (6)
Change My View: A Data Opportunity?
2015/07/14, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
Warsh on Friedman versus Samuelson
2015/07/14, David Henderson
Comments (5)
Paul Krugman on Greece and Germany
2015/07/13, Scott Sumner
Comments (18)
David on Debate
2015/07/13, Bryan Caplan
Comments (6)
Return to the Caplan-Somin Foreign Policy Debate
2015/07/13, Bryan Caplan
Comments (0)
Thoughts on Debate
2015/07/12, David Henderson
Comments (6)
Why is Greece such an economic success?
2015/07/11, Scott Sumner
Comments (27)
Hayek made simple
2015/07/11, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (6)
Friday Evening Audio: Detective Radio
2015/07/10, David Henderson
Comments (10)
Debate Training: Deserve to Win
2015/07/10, Bryan Caplan
Comments (8)
We're Number 44! We're Number 44!
2015/07/09, David Henderson
Comments (12)
Would NGDP targeting lead to excessive inflation?
2015/07/09, Scott Sumner
Comments (15)
MSNBC Host Admits We Didn't Have Laissez-Faire
2015/07/09, David Henderson
Comments (9)
Posner Contra Polygamy
2015/07/09, Bryan Caplan
Comments (48)
Krugman on Canada's Austerity
2015/07/08, David Henderson
Comments (8)
Debate Bleg
2015/07/08, Bryan Caplan
Comments (8)
A Question for Juris Doctors
2015/07/08, Bryan Caplan
Comments (19)
Britain's new minimum wage: Is there a hidden agenda?
2015/07/08, Scott Sumner
Comments (13)
Two concepts of "austerity"
2015/07/08, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (10)
Henderson on the 1990s Budget Cuts
2015/07/08, David Henderson
Comments (4)
Escobar's Dilemma
2015/07/08, Bryan Caplan
Comments (13)
How the Welfare State Melts Your Conscience
2015/07/07, Bryan Caplan
Comments (10)
Raising rates tightens money, but isn't (necessarily) tight money
2015/07/07, Scott Sumner
Comments (20)
A Good Krugman Post
2015/07/06, David Henderson
Comments (14)
The Socialist Economics of Italian Fascism
2015/07/06, David Henderson
Comments (29)
Employee Theft
2015/07/06, David Henderson
Comments (10)
Greece: What are the markets telling us?
2015/07/05, Scott Sumner
Comments (18)
Fracking: The Upside of Concentrated Beneficiaries
2015/07/04, David Henderson
Comments (7)
Does Germany "care" about Greece more than America "cares" about Puerto Rico?
2015/07/03, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
McArdle on Foreign Intervention and Blowback
2015/07/03, David Henderson
Comments (8)
Greg Mankiw Makes a Case (Kind Of) For a Competitor's Textbook
2015/07/02, David Henderson
Comments (15)
The Fed shouldn't reason from a quantity change
2015/07/02, Scott Sumner
Comments (4)
The Only Good News about the Fed's Stealing $75,000 in Cash
2015/07/02, David Henderson
Comments (18)
My Failed Gotcha
2015/07/01, David Henderson
Comments (7)
Why I'm a supply and demand-sider
2015/07/01, Scott Sumner
Comments (17)

June 2015

The euro and the Greek blackmail
2015/06/30, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (5)
Question for Jeff Zients on Ex-Im
2015/06/30, David Henderson
Comments (9)
Macroeconomics in small economies
2015/06/30, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
Wolfgang Kasper on the Euro
2015/06/29, David Henderson
Comments (3)
Europe's soft underbelly
2015/06/29, Scott Sumner
Comments (32)
Numeracy Watch: 5 is Less than 10
2015/06/28, David Henderson
Comments (27)
Why can't we have nice things?
2015/06/28, Scott Sumner
Comments (27)
Henderson on Epstein on Fossil Fuels
2015/06/27, David Henderson
Comments (9)
The Importance of Numeracy
2015/06/26, David Henderson
Comments (17)
1937 and 2013
2015/06/26, Scott Sumner
Comments (11)
King v. Burwell: Supreme Court Rules 6-3 in Favor of Federal Subsidies
2015/06/25, David Henderson
Comments (32)
A quick note on Luigi Einaudi
2015/06/25, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (0)
I don't favor an interventionist monetary policy to fix recessions
2015/06/24, Scott Sumner
Comments (19)
Krugman's Clever Misdirection on King versus Burwell
2015/06/24, David Henderson
Comments (23)
Suderman on Republicans on Health Care
2015/06/23, David Henderson
Comments (11)
The "other things"
2015/06/23, Scott Sumner
Comments (20)
Why do we write too much?
2015/06/23, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (6)
Henderson on Finkelstein
2015/06/22, David Henderson
Comments (8)
A bit freer today than yesterday
2015/06/22, Scott Sumner
Comments (11)
Japan's 2014 tax increase worked; they should do it again
2015/06/21, Scott Sumner
Comments (12)
Does Foreign Intervention Cause Blowback
2015/06/21, David Henderson
Comments (24)
Could a well designed euro have worked?
2015/06/20, Scott Sumner
Comments (13)
Happy birthday, IEA!
2015/06/20, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (3)
The Democrats move left
2015/06/19, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
Russ Roberts vs. Simon Wren-Lewis
2015/06/18, Scott Sumner
Comments (32)
Henderson, Meckling, and Friedman on World War II Conscription
2015/06/18, David Henderson
Comments (7)
Conscription During World War II and Milton Friedman
2015/06/17, David Henderson
Comments (17)
The Incredible Vanishing Minarchist
2015/06/17, Bryan Caplan
Comments (44)
Kevin Drum's Third Law is wrong
2015/06/16, Scott Sumner
Comments (7)
John Thacker on Democrats Subsidizing Rural Areas
2015/06/16, David Henderson
Comments (4)
Larry Summers on TPP
2015/06/16, David Henderson
Comments (13)
Not So Hard to Argue
2015/06/16, Bryan Caplan
Comments (13)
Matt Yglesias on environmental impact regulations
2015/06/15, Scott Sumner
Comments (26)
Down With Public Goods
2015/06/15, Bryan Caplan
Comments (14)
Voters in successful neoliberal economies have no interest in Pikettynomics
2015/06/14, Scott Sumner
Comments (18)
Hooves and Priors
2015/06/13, David Henderson
Comments (21)
Interpersonal utility comparisons are unavoidable
2015/06/13, Scott Sumner
Comments (34)
Government Works Badly
2015/06/13, David Henderson
Comments (8)
How egalitarianism failed Japan
2015/06/12, Scott Sumner
Comments (10)
How electorates react to defaults
2015/06/12, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (5)
The Sachs-Warner Conditions
2015/06/12, Bryan Caplan
Comments (5)
Reddit: Lenny Bruce Would Understand
2015/06/11, David Henderson
Comments (12)
NATO Bet
2015/06/11, Bryan Caplan
Comments (13)
The Role of Luck in Income Distribution
2015/06/11, David Henderson
Comments (17)
Market monetarism in Iceland?
2015/06/10, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
Identificationists Beware
2015/06/10, Bryan Caplan
Comments (13)
Second best policy arguments
2015/06/09, Scott Sumner
Comments (16)
A Question for Krugman
2015/06/09, David Henderson
Comments (8)
Two Types of Fear
2015/06/09, Bryan Caplan
Comments (11)
Peter Pan in Japan
2015/06/08, Scott Sumner
Comments (8)
Nick Hanauer on Noah Smith
2015/06/08, David Henderson
Comments (14)
The Sum of All Fears
2015/06/08, Bryan Caplan
Comments (21)
The world's three smallest macro models
2015/06/07, Scott Sumner
Comments (17)
The Long and the Short Runs
2015/06/07, David Henderson
Comments (8)
The (white) kids are alright
2015/06/06, Scott Sumner
Comments (23)
Great Moments in Economic History
2015/06/06, David Henderson
Comments (4)
Thaler Rediscovers Hayek?
2015/06/05, David Henderson
Comments (9)
Grexit, Brexit and the uncertain future of the EU
2015/06/05, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (4)
Thaler and Caplan on Homo Economicus
2015/06/04, David Henderson
Comments (13)
Why Is Illegal Immigration So Low?
2015/06/04, Bryan Caplan
Comments (10)
Tim Smeeding on Inequality
2015/06/03, David Henderson
Comments (21)
Reply to Austan Goolsbee
2015/06/03, Scott Sumner
Comments (7)
3 Answers from Alex Nowrasteh
2015/06/03, Bryan Caplan
Comments (1)
Larry Summers on NGDP targeting
2015/06/03, Scott Sumner
Comments (6)
Can Inequality Misperceptions Save Selfish Voting?
2015/06/03, Bryan Caplan
Comments (4)
David Rose on Obamacare Strategy
2015/06/02, David Henderson
Comments (10)
The Fed is not doing its job
2015/06/02, Scott Sumner
Comments (9)
3 Questions for Alex Nowrasteh
2015/06/02, Bryan Caplan
Comments (0)
Nowrasteh on the 1986 Immigration Act
2015/06/02, Bryan Caplan
Comments (0)
The Psychology of Trolling
2015/06/02, Bryan Caplan
Comments (14)
Why are interest expenses tax deductible?
2015/06/01, Scott Sumner
Comments (43)
Do We Just Owe it to Ourselves?
2015/06/01, David Henderson
Comments (23)
Was the Reagan Amnesty Bad for Immigrants?
2015/06/01, Bryan Caplan
Comments (4)

May 2015

"Forcing" the GOP to accept needles
2015/05/31, Scott Sumner
Comments (20)
This is Scary
2015/05/31, David Henderson
Comments (13)
Looking for AD in all the wrong places
2015/05/31, Scott Sumner
Comments (6)
A Problem with Criminal Law
2015/05/30, David Henderson
Comments (12)
Why Should We Worry About Stock Bubbles?
2015/05/29, David Henderson
Comments (18)
What went wrong in 2008?
2015/05/29, Scott Sumner
Comments (16)
A Proposed Bet for Bob Murphy
2015/05/28, David Henderson
Comments (17)
Greece and Detroit
2015/05/28, Scott Sumner
Comments (12)
Uber banned in Milan too
2015/05/28, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (4)
Systematically Biased Beliefs About Inequality
2015/05/28, Bryan Caplan
Comments (15)
A Bettor's Tale
2015/05/27, Bryan Caplan
Comments (16)
Madrid turns left - and Europe too?
2015/05/26, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (3)
Get Over Yourself
2015/05/26, Bryan Caplan
Comments (0)
Henderson's Law of Heroic Movies
2015/05/25, David Henderson
Comments (16)
Questions that don't get asked very often
2015/05/25, Scott Sumner
Comments (23)
John Nash, RIP
2015/05/24, David Henderson
Comments (15)
Should We Fear Progress?
2015/05/23, David Henderson
Comments (9)
A Note on Johann Hari
2015/05/23, David Henderson
Comments (0)
The Portuguese Puzzle: Decriminalization of Drugs and Drug Usage
2015/05/22, David Henderson
Comments (16)
Apple's open market purchases
2015/05/22, Scott Sumner
Comments (11)
Murphy on Interpersonal Utility Comparisons
2015/05/22, David Henderson
Comments (24)
When to Head for Your Bunker
2015/05/22, Bryan Caplan
Comments (6)
Am I Out of Date? I Don't Think So
2015/05/21, David Henderson
Comments (16)
There is no such thing as "global aggregate demand"
2015/05/21, Scott Sumner
Comments (19)
Unlock the School Library
2015/05/21, Bryan Caplan
Comments (25)
Tyler Cowen on Interpersonal Utility Comparisons
2015/05/20, David Henderson
Comments (42)
A consumption tax is a wealth tax
2015/05/19, Scott Sumner
Comments (34)
Great Rules for Discussion
2015/05/19, David Henderson
Comments (9)
Designer Babies Are Nothing to Fear: A Reply to Dan Klein
2015/05/19, Bryan Caplan
Comments (26)
Politi-Obfuscate
2015/05/18, David Henderson
Comments (20)
Shocking data on wealth inequality
2015/05/18, Scott Sumner
Comments (23)
The Hours and Behavior Problems
2015/05/18, Bryan Caplan
Comments (5)
Daniel Klein on "Designer Babies"
2015/05/17, David Henderson
Comments (21)
Pop macroeconomics in an era of unprecedented non-change
2015/05/16, Scott Sumner
Comments (34)
Friday Night Audio: Christy "Versus" Emmanuel
2015/05/15, David Henderson
Comments (6)
3 Fun Quotes from Ayatollah Khomeini
2015/05/15, Bryan Caplan
Comments (9)
Having Trouble Getting Qualified Recruits? DON'T Expand Your Pool
2015/05/14, David Henderson
Comments (15)
Reallocation and growth
2015/05/14, Scott Sumner
Comments (7)
Genetic Engineering Is Reproductive Freedom
2015/05/14, Bryan Caplan
Comments (20)
Low hanging fruit and the inequality question
2015/05/13, Scott Sumner
Comments (43)
The Hours and Academic Achievement
2015/05/13, Bryan Caplan
Comments (20)
Surviving on the Margin
2015/05/12, David Henderson
Comments (1)
California Water Numbers
2015/05/12, David Henderson
Comments (10)
The Opposite of What Robin Says
2015/05/12, Bryan Caplan
Comments (4)
Rebuttal to Jeffrey Sachs on Sovaldi
2015/05/11, David Henderson
Comments (22)
Civil and Economic Liberties Under the Shah
2015/05/11, Bryan Caplan
Comments (15)
The Single Most Consequential Political Act since 1955
2015/05/10, David Henderson
Comments (38)
Labor market blues
2015/05/10, Scott Sumner
Comments (8)
James McAndrews on the Value of Currency
2015/05/09, David Henderson
Comments (5)
A Charter to legislate better consumers
2015/05/09, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (2)
Markets > Polls > GOP pundits
2015/05/08, Scott Sumner
Comments (5)
What Obligations Does Freedom of Speech Carry?
2015/05/08, David Henderson
Comments (31)
The Government of Bad Manners
2015/05/08, Bryan Caplan
Comments (25)
There's no such thing as public opinion, example #421
2015/05/07, Scott Sumner
Comments (17)
The Neighborhood of Happiness
2015/05/07, Bryan Caplan
Comments (20)
A Game of Margins
2015/05/06, David Henderson
Comments (10)
How would we know if we won the War on Poverty?
2015/05/06, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
Orwell as Public Choice Socialist
2015/05/06, Bryan Caplan
Comments (19)
Free trade and the Expo in Milan
2015/05/05, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (3)
Because Freedom
2015/05/05, Bryan Caplan
Comments (20)
Lemieux Defends Google
2015/05/04, David Henderson
Comments (2)
More Evidence on Worker Opposition to Minimum Wage
2015/05/04, David Henderson
Comments (14)
Yes, falling oil prices were like a tax cut
2015/05/04, Scott Sumner
Comments (6)
School Networking: Friends versus Connections
2015/05/04, Bryan Caplan
Comments (1)
I'm an Outside Agitator
2015/05/03, David Henderson
Comments (23)
A Prediction about Brookings
2015/05/03, David Henderson
Comments (8)
In 1987, the Fed prevented another Great Depression by doing nothing
2015/05/03, Scott Sumner
Comments (14)
No, the public doesn't understand comparative advantage (or supply and demand)
2015/05/02, Scott Sumner
Comments (33)
Iranians' Ways around Oppressive Government
2015/05/02, David Henderson
Comments (1)
Would you vote for Tyrion Lannister?
2015/05/02, Alberto Mingardi
Comments (7)
Timothy Taylor on Net Debtor Nations
2015/05/01, David Henderson
Comments (6)
More evidence for a Great Stagnation
2015/05/01, Scott Sumner
Comments (16)

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Comments on the six most-recent articles:
The 25 most-recent comments:

Glen [2015/07/29 09:09 PM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
TKO for an event that won't payout for 10 years and 10:1 odds in your favor...

MikeP [2015/07/29 07:48 PM, Biography of Edmund Phelps]:
If I could re-do the history of the world, halving population size each yea...

Scott Sumner [2015/07/29 07:08 PM, Predicting failure]:
Lorenzo, I agree. Federico, That would make me question their communicati...

guthrie [2015/07/29 06:55 PM, Party in the Street: A Tale of Three Movements]:
Brian, when you are at GenCon be sure to check out my friend the Great Luke...

Lauren [2015/07/29 06:03 PM, Finishing an Econ Ph.D.: The Basic Facts]:
Jack PQ writes:McCloskey says nobody flunked out of Chicago when she was DG...

ThomasH [2015/07/29 05:51 PM, McArdle (and the Pope) on air conditioning]:
OK. Case closed. Be it stipulated that the Po[e is not an economist. Bu...

ThomasH [2015/07/29 05:40 PM, Biography of Edmund Phelps]:
Phelps sounds pretty easy to categorize: liberal....

Larry [2015/07/29 04:24 PM, Krugman on Greece]:
10 years ago they cod borrow at low rates, because they were lying about th...

Michael Stack [2015/07/29 03:53 PM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
I think Jack PQ is correct. If Podhoretz were so sure of himself, then this...

Larry [2015/07/29 03:45 PM, Race and progressivism]:
Headline: minimum wage raised. Women, minorities hardest hit....

Jack PQ [2015/07/29 03:37 PM, Finishing an Econ Ph.D.: The Basic Facts]:
It would be good to know: what drives attrition? Having been through an eco...

Jack PQ [2015/07/29 03:28 PM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
Since JP backed out rather than proposing different odds ("too bored"? seri...

Hossein [2015/07/29 02:50 PM, Krugman on Greece]:
[Comment removed pending confirmation of email address. Email the webmaste...

MikeDC [2015/07/29 02:34 PM, Predicting failure]:
Last weekend my extended family here in Belgium asked me if the Fed was rea...

awp [2015/07/29 01:55 PM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
It is about certainty/risk If I am risk neutral And effectively sure (p >...

_NL [2015/07/29 01:45 PM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
If "effectively ensures" means something like "over 90% chance" of the cond...

Peter H [2015/07/29 01:15 PM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
BC, The correct response then is for haggling to happen, so that they can ...

MikeP [2015/07/29 12:46 PM, Biography of Edmund Phelps]:
If I could re-do the history of the world, halving population size each yea...

JK Brown [2015/07/29 12:32 PM, McArdle (and the Pope) on air conditioning]:
Actually, the "too cold" issue is about trying to balance. In restaurants,...

Pete Dushenski [2015/07/29 12:19 PM, Nuclear Iran Bet]:
Bryan, Why you'd want to use PayPal in the year 2015, much less in 2025 ...

Njnnja [2015/07/29 09:28 AM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
I like BC's comparison to stocks, above. If you want to make a bet for the ...

Ron [2015/07/29 09:24 AM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
BC, even if JP estimates the net value of the bet at only $1, shouldn't he ...

Federico [2015/07/29 09:08 AM, Predicting failure]:
Occam's razor? Perhaps they won't raise rates? Perhaps there's a similar mi...

Sieben [2015/07/29 09:00 AM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
Nice. If JP insists on being difficult, which looks to be the case, maybe ...

Kendall [2015/07/29 07:46 AM, Nuclear Iran Bet Update]:
Maybe a more appropriate bet would be to agree to go spend a week at ground...

The 12 most-recently-commented-on articles:

Nuclear Iran Bet Update [Comments (11) ]:
    Jack PQ: Since JP backed out rather than proposing different odds ("too bored"? seri...
    Michael Stack: I think Jack PQ is correct. If Podhoretz were so sure of himself, then this...
    Glen: TKO for an event that won't payout for 10 years and 10:1 odds in your favor...

Biography of Edmund Phelps [Comments (3) ]:
    MikeP: If I could re-do the history of the world, halving population size each yea...
    ThomasH: Phelps sounds pretty easy to categorize: liberal....
    MikeP: If I could re-do the history of the world, halving population size each yea...

Predicting failure [Comments (5) ]:
    Federico: Occam's razor? Perhaps they won't raise rates? Perhaps there's a similar mi...
    MikeDC: Last weekend my extended family here in Belgium asked me if the Fed was rea...
    Scott Sumner: Lorenzo, I agree. Federico, That would make me question their communicati...

Party in the Street: A Tale of Three Movements [Comments (5) ]:
    Topher Hallquist: This is interesting, but I wonder if it's missing something important by fo...
    Brian: I'm not sure how useful it is to compare the Occupy and anti war movements ...
    guthrie: Brian, when you are at GenCon be sure to check out my friend the Great Luke...

Finishing an Econ Ph.D.: The Basic Facts [Comments (4) ]:
    E. Harding: Something interested and vaguely on-topic from Gallup: http://www.gallup.c...
    Jack PQ: It would be good to know: what drives attrition? Having been through an eco...
    Lauren: Jack PQ writes:McCloskey says nobody flunked out of Chicago when she was DG...

McArdle (and the Pope) on air conditioning [Comments (14) ]:
    Neil S: Pedro A, One being's fact is another being's opinion. Do you perhaps have...
    JK Brown: Actually, the "too cold" issue is about trying to balance. In restaurants,...
    ThomasH: OK. Case closed. Be it stipulated that the Po[e is not an economist. Bu...

Krugman on Greece [Comments (11) ]:
    Richard Fulmer: Jim, I think that Krugman pictures an ideal government led by technocrat...
    Hossein: [Comment removed pending confirmation of email address. Email the webmaste...
    Larry: 10 years ago they cod borrow at low rates, because they were lying about th...

Race and progressivism [Comments (34) ]:
    Malcolm Kirkpatrick: (Yglesias): "BLM charges that public sector institutions -- in this case, s...
    Bostonian: @Malcolm Kirkpatrick "Who gets the wretched schools in the US? Blacks and H...
    Larry: Headline: minimum wage raised. Women, minorities hardest hit....

Nuclear Iran Bet [Comments (14) ]:
    Kevin Driscoll: Mike W, It isn't about tsk-tsking or any other kind of moral disapproval. ...
    Michael Moran: Question, why the 9 to 1 odds. Do you think Iran will not have a nuke in 1...
    Pete Dushenski: Bryan, Why you'd want to use PayPal in the year 2015, much less in 2025 ...

Why is Greece such an economic success? [Comments (27) ]:
    Tomasz Wegrzanowski: http://www.heritage.org/index/visualize?countries=greece&type=0 says Greece...
    Anthony: Government corruption is probably an indicator of greater actual economic f...
    E. Harding: @Tomasz, it was very different from other countries with a GDP per capita o...

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