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Monday assorted links

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1. List and ranking of economics blogs. 2. Dating in South Korea. 3. “Alex is a 43-year-old San Franciscan who works in the financial sector. He also eagerly eats uneaten and untouched leftover food off of plates if he spots it out in the open at a public dining establishment, even if it’s off a stranger’s plate…I’m very much a Libertarian and I kind of let people do whatever they want.”  Link here, hilarious throughout. 4. A short take on progress in Bangladesh. 5. Multinational offshoring was behind much of employment deindustrialization. 6. Pay transparency in Canada led to lower academic salaries.  And a smaller gender gap in salaries. The post Monday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

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1. List and ranking of economics blogs.

2. Dating in South Korea.

3. “Alex is a 43-year-old San Franciscan who works in the financial sector. He also eagerly eats uneaten and untouched leftover food off of plates if he spots it out in the open at a public dining establishment, even if it’s off a stranger’s plate…I’m very much a Libertarian and I kind of let people do whatever they want.”  Link here, hilarious throughout.

4. A short take on progress in Bangladesh.

5. Multinational offshoring was behind much of employment deindustrialization.

6. Pay transparency in Canada led to lower academic salaries.  And a smaller gender gap in salaries.

The post Monday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

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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