Today President Bush has nominated Samuel Bodman for Energy Secretary. Mr. Bodman has background in the financial industry (at Fidelity), in the chemical industry, and in academia as a professor of chemical engineering at Cornell.
That sounds like a valuable combination of skills and experiences for the position.
Congratulations to the Northwestern University Fed Challenge team, who have won this year’s Fed Challenge competition! One of team members, Derek Moeller, was also a student in my Environmental Economics class this quarter.
OK, subtle it’s not, but here goes:
Kirchoff and Maxwell have laws
About why electrons don’t pause
But not about why to keep on the power
We have to allow markets to flower