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Given the inadvertent success of my previous post, I’ve decided to take the philosophical route for this next one: My fifteen minutes of quasi-blogosphere fa...

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There is no cake-stagnation by Tyler Cowen  Here. Paul Krugman writes about the virtues of black forest cake versus regular vanilla sponge. While ...

Are there any four-minute miles in economics?

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3:59.4Roger Bannister’s four laps of the Iffley Road Track on 6 May 1954 have been immortalised in the annals of sporting lore and human achievement. By beco...