Sunday, February 13, 2011

The Great Stagnation

"AEI's Nick Schulz interviews economist Tyler Cowen on his new e-book "The Great Stagnation: How America Ate All The Low-Hanging Fruit of Modern History, Got Sick, and Will (Eventually) Feel Better.""

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I like Cowen's emphasis on science, technology and innovation. These are the real drivers of growth. I tend to agree with most of his points, maybe not so wholehartedly with his shortfall of innovation idea (our categorizations might be tad different). But this is a good interview nonetheless.

Health Apocalypse Now

Link Much of my time for the past year has been spent navigating the medical maze on behalf of my mother, who has dementia. I obser...