Daily Archive: September 24, 2010


Roads, Serfdom

I’ve been meaning for quite a while to write about how The Road to Serfdom doesn’t say anything like what most people think it says. Because Conor Friedersdorf’s post about the book is getting...


Ask a Trained Parrot

Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers have long been among my favorite social scientists thanks to their meticulous, incisive work about economics and the family. Their paper “Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law: Divorce...