My favorite pieces covering Positive Psychology and adjacent from (roughly) the last seven days.
New York Times: Growing Older, Getting Happier by Nicholas Bakalar
Wall Street Journal: … 151 more words
1 day, 6 hours ago
How Economics Went From Theory to Data
Data Geeks Are Taking Over Economics
Most of What You Learned in Econ 101 Is Wrong
Theory’s dominance peaked in 1983… 656 more words
2 days, 7 hours ago
Calling Urjit Patel a “competent economist”, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday expressed hope that as the next RBI Governor he will be able to contain inflation and contribute in country’s… 121 more words
5 days, 13 hours ago
Singapore’s score in a global ranking of livable cities has stagnated since 2011, which may make a difference to highly mobile top talent. 503 more words
5 days, 14 hours ago
Dr. Philip H. Brown
Economist Philip H. Brown has conducted extensive research on the economies of Africa, China, and Chile, as well as areas closer to home, in an effort to address various social issues. 133 more words
5 days, 20 hours ago
It started with a simple question.
“Are you stupid?”
My favorite lecturer whose lectures I love but grades I hate had talked about the incomparable ignorance imminent amidst students. 209 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
This short paper by John Williams of San Francisco Fed is doing rounds.
Williams says much of the developed world is stuck in a low r star or the neutral rate: 1,259 more words