Saturday, February 06, 2016

Robert Gordon's magisterial work on economic growth has made it to the top of my reading stack. 

He is becoming one of my favorite economists.  

Here's Ed Glaeser's review from the Wall Street Journal.

Readings in Economics

Frank's selected readings in Economics

Edward C Prescott, "Why Do Americans Work So Much More than Europeans?"

Fabian Christandl, Detlef Fetchenhauer, How laypeople and experts mis-perceive the effect of economic growth

Understanding Say's Law of Markets Steve Horwitz

Paul Rubin Folk Economics

Peter Klein's review of Mirowski's Against Mechanism: Protecting Economics from Science Summer 1990 Austrian Economics Newsletter

David Friedman Price Theory an Intermediate Text Chapter 2

Six ways to separate lies from statistics Stevenson and Wolfers May 1, 2013

David Bowie at his most mysterious.

Hat tip to PitchFork.