Why I left physics for economics

Good piece, from a personal perspective, of a scientist who switched careers, and speaks of the increasing interdisciplinary of the subject:

Why I left physics for economics
https://www.theguardian.com/science/life-and-physics/2017/jun/22/why-i-left-physics-for-economics?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

BE environmentally moral to save the planet

Principles, policy and participation – using Behavioural Economics in environmentalism.

http://wp.me/p8mq1u-91

How Kenya can industrialise in 5 years

Interesting distraction on another day of terror in London

http://wp.me/p2aaCd-w6

50 greatest breakthroughs since the wheel…

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2013/11/innovations-list/309536/

“Uber Shows How Not to Apply Behavioral Economics”

A great little piece, reblogged:

The dark side of nudging? – http://wp.me/p16KFj-iR

Why economists can’t reason…

Why economists can’t reason – http://wp.me/p1qGxA-93Q

Learning from the Great Depression – a Marxist perspective

As an undergraduate, I spent 6 months learning Marxist Economics. I was enthralled, it was imbued with romanticism. It helped my learning, substantially, and made me a better Classical Liberal. 

Sadly, much of this approach has fallen away, but it should be required reading – and thinking (if this sounds so good, why doesn’t it work?)…

https://thenextrecession.wordpress.com/2017/03/09/learning-from-the-great-depression/

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