Shikha Dalmia to Vinod Khosla: Why Is An Entrepreneur Advocating Government Intervention?

Lynne Kiesling In a recent Reason article, Shikha Dalmia writes an open letter to Vinod Khosla, entrepreneur and co-founder of Sun Microsystems. He’s now co-chair of a committee for the passage of Proposition 87 in California, which would create an oil extraction tax. Shikha strikes a lot of the same notes that I did in … More Shikha Dalmia to Vinod Khosla: Why Is An Entrepreneur Advocating Government Intervention?More Shikha Dalmia to Vinod Khosla: Why Is An Entrepreneur Advocating Government Intervention?

Mike Munger: Why Politicians Can’t Judge Innovation

Lynne Kiesling Early last week I was attending the annual North American meetings of the US Association of Energy Economics. Some of the plenary speakers and papers presented focused on the need for technological innovation, particularly in technologies that will reduce the use of fossil fuels for transportation. Some people argued for the political process … More Mike Munger: Why Politicians Can’t Judge InnovationMore Mike Munger: Why Politicians Can’t Judge Innovation