Profile Of Ronald Coase, And His Penguin … ?

Lynne Kiesling Thanks to the invaluable Will Wilkinson for his link to this U. of C. Chronicle article profiling Ronald Coase: Coase said that its very difficult to imagine a system that would work better than one with private property rights and a market: mechanisms that have proved themselves repeatedly against regimes where central authority … More Profile Of Ronald Coase, And His Penguin … ?More Profile Of Ronald Coase, And His Penguin … ?

Trackback Enabled

Lynne Kiesling One nice thing about the MT 3.1 upgrade is that the TrackBack function is much more intuitive and painless. So we’re TrackBackers now here at KP … There is still some goofy stuff with the Java scripting, and it sure looks different depending on the OS and the browser I use. But so … More Trackback EnabledMore Trackback Enabled

What Wine To Serve With The Bird?

Lynne Kiesling Still wondering what to drink with your turkey on Thursday? Josh at The Food Section has a wineblog roundup of wine recommendations for Thanksgiving. Alder Yarrow at Vinography makes a recommendation near and dear to my heart: Domaine Les Pallieres Gigondas, imported into the US by Kermit Lynch: Domaine Les Pallieres lies in … More What Wine To Serve With The Bird?More What Wine To Serve With The Bird?

What We’re Not Doing In Iraq

Pat Lynch At a conference on economics and social processes that I attended this past weekend, Vernon Smith, raised an issue that has bugged me quite a bit since we began our invasion of Iraq. Why has this administration said so little publicly about the development of capitalism, not merely democracy, in Iraq? Vernon said … More What We’re Not Doing In IraqMore What We’re Not Doing In Iraq