Economics and similar, for the sleep-deprived
A subtle change has been made to the comments links, so they no longer pop up. Does this in any way help with the problem about comments not appearing on permalinked posts, readers?
Update: seemingly not
Update: Oh yeah!
Thursday, November 11, 2010
Thursday Music Link
No particular reason for this one:
Back on the chain gang
Update: Although, looking at the lyrics, it will do as well as anything as a post in memoriam of all the young people of all races and classes who have had their time wasted and bodies destroyed in the service of largely extremely questionable political objectives over the last few hundred years. And speaking as an economist, it's a day on which to remember that when people talk about war spending bringing the world out of recession, they're talking about a practice which is in general very, very much less productive than paying people to dig holes and fill them in again.
Labels: a logistics industry which spends huge time and effort delivering small pieces of metal to people who don't want them
this item posted by the management 11/11/2010 03:14:00 AM