Miscellaneous Links

Will Wilkinson and Robin Hanson argue about cultural externalities and harm. Excellent all ’round.

Kevin Kelly sees a revival of socialism in web 2.0.  It’s really civil societarianism, which Arnold Kling discusses here (thoughts from Patri Friedman here).

Businesses voluntarily respond to cunsumer preferences without government intervention. Who would’ve thunk it?

Betting on future technological progress. This is why I smoke.

My friend Jared is blogging about transport issues in Christchurch. He likes trains.

Asset prices and The Rapture. Heh.

Facebook and pronouns. Brad is this is one of my pet peeves.

A new book on the Bloomington school of political economy. All about the Ostroms.

One Response

  1. You’ll love this one – our campus is going ‘smokefree’ from 2010! This is what happens when you have health & safety committees.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: