Wednesday, 10 April 2013


More about the super-rich buying in London. It may not be that easy to feel sympathy for the "British buyers" who can only afford a paltry $2.25 million for their London houses.
What should the economic objectives of immigration policy be? An interesting debate over at Jonathan Portes' blog.
What Olivier Blanchard, Chief Economist at the IMF, thinks about economics and the crisis.
An interesting firestorm about "psychic harm", started by this article. This relates to the question of how we should deal with nasty preferences (e.g. racism).
Some very funny rude reviews by Roger Ebert.