Richard Epstein: Obamacare’s Collapse, the 2016 Election, & More

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Are corporate board diversity and more women directors proxy variables errors? @women_nz

HT https://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2019/03/do-female-board-members-matter.html from Alam, Zinat S. and Chen, Mark A. and Ciccotello, Conrad S. and Ryan, Harley E., Gender and Geography in the Boardroom: What Really Matters for Board Decisions? (December 18, 2018). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3336445 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3336445

Do @AOC @SenSanders @SenWarren know how the rich got rich?

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Joe Stiglitz was a consultant to Freddie and Fanny in 2002 on the chances of their mortgage underwriting portfolio going south

From https://www.city-journal.org/joseph-stiglitz-venezuela-16181.html

Robustness in Economics and Econometrics: Interview with Tom Sargent

Why @BernieSanders’ Communist Misadventures Still Matter

Rothbard on Insider Trading

Uncertainty and Ambiguity in American Fiscal and Monetary Policies Thomas Sargent

Gary Becker — The Economist’s Economist