Blog Review 821


An interesting thought to lead into the New Year. If only economists were as arrogant as everyone thinks economists already are.

Another one (and very much Deepak Lal's view, he who is one of our Fellows here), that governments are in essence glorified gangs of criminals.

And a cynical if true view of how philanthropy works out in practice.

The man who predicted the future of the American car industry.

Too much time on your hands? See if you can beat Netsmith's donation of 303 glasses of water to those who need it.

Another charitable effort that could use some help and attention. Time, money, even stocking fridges with beer......

And finally, we'd have gotten' away with this if it wasn't for those pesky students.