Monday , July 13 2020
Home / T. Cowen: Marginal Revolution / Wednesday assorted links

Wednesday assorted links

Summary:
1. Is the wealth-freedom correlation weakening? 2. Mechanism design to reduce medical supply shortfalls during pandemics. 3. Vox covers Emergent Ventures/Fast Grants. 4. Good summary of the new Los Angeles prevalence results.  And here is a thread of caution. 5. Poems for pandemics. 6. James Hamilton on negative oil prices. 7. Salim Furth blames the automobile, not the NYC subway.  And here is criticism of the subway result from a blogger.  Reading both my judgment is that the subway result does not hold up. 8. Journal of Controversial Ideas is now open and accepting papers. 9. Using Kalman filtering to estimate R. 10. “Wash Your Hands,” Roaring Lion, Trinidad calypso. The post Wednesday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

Topics:
Tyler Cowen considers the following as important:

This could be interesting, too:

rvohra writes William Sandholm

Tyler Cowen writes Thursday assorted links

Alex Tabarrok writes Pooled Testing is Super-Beneficial

Tyler Cowen writes The Harpers free speech letter and controversy

The post Wednesday 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.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *