Either everybody gets to enjoy journalistic freedom, or it will turn into glorified public relations work for the powers-that-be.
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Paul Romer overturns limits-to-growth nonsense, and William Nordhaus projects climate change damages.
Journalist and Soho Forum co-founder Gene Epstein on economists' romance with strongmen and his upcoming debate with Jacobin's Bhaskar Sunkara.
The Nobel laureate had a brilliant, sadly ignored insight that would have short-circuited the worst cultural and political reactions of the past 17 years.
Friday A/V Club: The Devil and Bob Dylan
Dylan has constantly changed, not out of some sense of desperate need to stay current or hip but out of a deep urge to explore himself and the world around him.
The Economics Nobel Laureate worries that crony capitalism will kill off economic growth
Here's hoping that the award will help safeguard Tunisia's nascent democracy.
According to Nobel economics laureate Joseph Stiglitz
The subjective theory of value in action.
Some committee members accused of being fawning, starstruck.
Part of a series of legal battles
Nominated by two Norwegian politicians
30 detainees face up to 15 years in prison if convicted
Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen, and Robert Shiller
Was the Decision to Award the Nobel Peace Prize to Chemical Weapons Inspectors an Admission That Awarding Barack Obama Was a Mistake?
The 2013 Nobel Peace Prize laureate helped prevent a war agitated for by the 2009 laureate
Overseeing the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons
Short story writer
If a certain previous winner had such self-awareness
For their work on the Higgs boson
Well, if they gave Obama one...
Renowned economic historian known for using quantitative analysis to study history