Showing posts with the label econometrics

Lottery Winners Don't Get Healthier - Barokong

Alex Tabarrok at Marginal Revolution had a great post last week, Lottery Winners Don't get Healthier (also enjoy th…

Russ Roberts on Economic Humility - Barokong

Russ Roberts has an excellent essay, What do economists know? on economic humility. (HT Marginal Revolution) A journali…

Carbon Tax - Barokong

Source: Seattle Times "The carbon tax is dead; long live the carbon tax" is the headline of Tyler Cowen's…

The Phillips curve is still dead - Barokong

Greg Mankiw posted a clever graph a month ago, which he titled "The Phillips Curve is Alive and Well." No, Gr…

Heckman Haiku - Barokong

Jim Heckman's interview with Gonazlo Schwartz at the Archbridge Institute is making the rounds of economists. I adm…