Why economic forecasts are so hard to get right. FT. Tim Hartford (Author of the excellent Undercover Economist) on the trouble of economic forecasting. Just in case this week's Econ Case Study didn't convince you.
Few Canadians give to the Arts. Cheap Bastards.
THE RECESSION AND EXECUTIVE PAY: SAME STORY DIFFERENT TIME. The Crosshairs Trader.
WHy did Macro Policy in Emerging Markets Improve? Economics One.
Europe's Original Sin. WSJ.
More Gary Gorton, more financial crisis.
A few leftover links from Wednesdays 6111 class:
Payback: Conspiracy to Destroy Michael Milken and His Financial Revolution. Amazon
The Pygmalion Effect.