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Wednesday assorted links

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1. Are positive and normative economics really all that different? 2. The movie The Florida Project is flawed, but its strengths are very strong. 3. Frakt and Carroll on health care and innovation (NYT). 4. New Macarthur winner Elizabeth [Betsy] Levy Paluck on what works in prejudice reduction.  Here are more of her papers. 5. Decentralized credit scoring through a blockchain? (pdf) 6. The myth of massive support for Catalonian independence. 7. Profile of health economist Mark Pauly. The post Wednesday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

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Tyler Cowen
Tyler Cowen is an American economist, academic, and writer. He occupies the Holbert C. Harris Chair of economics as a professor at George Mason University and is co-author, with Alex Tabarrok, of the popular economics blog Marginal Revolution. Cowen and Tabarrok have also ventured into online education by starting Marginal Revolution University. He currently writes the "Economic Scene" column for the New York Times, and he also writes for such publications as The New Republic, the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Newsweek, and the Wilson Quarterly.

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