Assorted links by Tyler Cowen February 24, 2013 at 12:49 pm in 1. The political culture that is Meghalaya. 2. An unexpected budget surplus in Texas. 3. Richard Thaler’s health care prescriptions. 4. Does it make sense for colleges to recruit chess players? 5. Thomas Reese on the papal election. 6. On Austro-Iberian business cycle theory. 7. The rebuilding of Shanghai.