In my most recent column in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review , I ponder what I might say were some college foolish enough to ask me to speak at its undergraduate commencement.
Arnold Kling’s idea of PSST – Patterns of Sustainable Specialization and Trade – deserves much more attention . It makes worlds of sense.
Regime uncertainty . (HT Mark Perry)
I just discovered – to my delight – that this paper by my GMU Econ colleague Dan Klein and UC-Santa Barbara history prof John Majewski on turnpikes and tollroads in 19th-century America is available on-line.