Dan Akst on how best to spend a dollar to help the world. He suggests micro-finance as the most potent means of charity.
James Hamilton and Mark Thoma and Martin Feldstein on why higher oil prices have not created a recession.
Fatalities from sharks may be falling because people are fighting back and punching the sharks.
Here is a new book on how to fight back if the robots rebel. Hint: go for its "eyes" (cameras), punching is not the key. Don’t give them the security codes to your defense computers.
Why email communication is so problematic, and how we overrate how much others understand us in that medium.
Forbes magazine, short essays on money and happiness.