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Wednesday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

20 May 2009 11:59

  • New Mandala has a satellite imagery survey of some important and interesting locations in Burma. 
  • Drezner is right: even if policy-makers have avoided the mistakes that led to the Great Depression (and that's still not clear), there are plenty of other mistakes they can make. 
  • Chris Manning at the Indonesia Project blog offers a view on SBY's running mate. The Interpreter's piece on this issue was quoted in the South China Morning Post.
  • An engaging and insightful review of a new biography of the 'sage of Omaha', Warren Buffett. 
  • Hillary Clinton reacts to Australia's Defence White Paper.
  • I argued that widely dispersed cities like Sydney could never match the public transport of denser cities like Paris. Here's a very neat set of maps of world subway systems illustrating the advantages of density. (H/t Passport.)