Recommended reading

  1. “Giving back” is inadequate if you’re a robber (or Silicon Valley expropriator).
  2. Why is “share data” the default? Smart cities are not for us.
  3. Life is too short for bullshit (so choose your priorities)
  4. Ralph Pentland on the past and future of sustainable water management in Canada [pdf].
  5. Economists (including me) on the world economy in 2019
  6. China’s economy is in real trouble, and its leaders are doubling down on control
  7. I’m glad to see Gillette asking men to do better #metoo. Related: Men taking “pick up” classes so they can “score”. FAIL.
  8. Jay-Z’s “99 Problems” and the Fourth Amendment
  9. Andrew Yang for President!
  10. A great summary of how megaprojects go wrong

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Author: David Zetland

I'm a political-economist from California who now lives in Amsterdam.

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