1. Discussion of money illusion in economics journals: a graph (over time) and discussion.
2. The crisis: who wrote the software?
3. Top young economists? I can think of a few who are missing…but here is the working papers page for the ranked #1, Marc Melitz. The world has some funny disconnects when he doesn't have his own Wikipedia page (TC: he has one now! Try doing the rest of the list.).
6. Profile of Ezekiel Emanuel, new health care advisor to the Obama administration.