Assorted links by Tyler Cowen December 31, 2008 at 10:14 am in Web/Tech 1. Doug Elmendorf (another good pick) to head the CBO 2. What really happened to AIG? 3. Top ten food trends of 2008, via Craig Newmark with the meta-list here. 4. Does it matter if judges know some economics? 5. Overall, was 2008 a year of *good* news?