Saturday 09 Oct 2021 | 18:13 | SYDNEY
Saturday 09 Oct 2021 | 18:13 | SYDNEY

Wednesday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


12 August 2009 11:03

  • The International Energy Agency expects Peak Oil by as early as 2020.
  • Barack Obama's reading list. Netherland is definitely on my want-to-read list.
  • Nouriel Roubini surveys the bright spots amid the global economic downturn. (H/t Drezner.)
  • Visually, the site is a mess, but Inner City Press looks like a useful New York-based resource for those who follow the UN.
  • UN Dispatch is also in that category, and today it argues that that ASEAN's response to the conviction of Aung San Su Kyi may be more effective than that of the UN.
  • Decline of the white scarf lobby? This year, the US Air Force will train more drone pilots than 'real' ones.
  • In defence of the G7, and against the G20: '...the weight of the emerging powers, whose economic clout is said to be rendering the G7 obsolete, is much less than usually assumed'.
  • A ranking of the world's biggest ports.