1. Markets in everything, iPad edition.
2. Krugman further explains his views on Japan.
3. Derek Thompson’s skepticism about robots. I say the correct view is not about “robots” putting people “out of work,” but rather how software and machine intelligence are restructuring relative wages, which in turn has subsequent implications for labor force participation rates.
4. How much healthier are the baby boomers?
5. Feynman’s restaurant problem.