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Friday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

29 August 2008 10:48

  • A collection of video links for speeches by recent Nobel laureate economists. (H/t Marginal Revolution.)
  • This blog post about Russia and China would make  good exam topic: 'States that are internally governed by stable rule-bound liberal institutions can forge enduring institutional ties, but states that aren’t like that find it difficult to move beyond one-off bargains.' Discuss.
  • A crushing NY Times review of Kenneth Pollack's latest book on the Middle East.
  • One for the ADF bean counters: Lockheed Martin is offering its Joint Strike Fighter to Denmark at US$82 million a piece.
  • There's not much left of Georgia's navy.
  • If you're reading this between lectures, you may wonder why universities persist with this teaching method, which is really just an economic artifact. (H/t Free Exchange.)