4 Jan 2013

Anything but water

  1. How to do development aid right (give directly) and wrong (pay for bureaucrats)

  2. I enjoyed this econtalk on makers, and their point on web innovation (a move from parallel reinventing the wheel to adding onto each others' shoulders) is important. Academics need to do the same (e.g., blogs or wikis) instead of duplicating and failing to reconcile their ideas in too many journals.

  3. Does "culture" keep predatory individuals and governments in check? Seems to be yes.

  4. A great infographic on climate change and fossil fuel use.

  5. Ronald Coase (and partners) are trying to make economics more realistic (useful). Hear hear!
H/T to MGC

No comments:

Post a Comment

Read this first!

Make sure you copy your comment before submitting because sometimes the system will malfunction and you will lose your comment.

Spam will be deleted.

Comments on older posts must be approved (do not submit twice).

If you're having problems posting, email your comment to me