Assorted links by Tyler Cowen August 23, 2013 at 12:55 pm in 1. World’s first bulletproof couch. 2. Replacing a soccer coach doesn’t seem to matter. 3. Using drones to fight mosquitoes. 4. How to mail a cockroach (pdf), background here. 5. Should Japan opt for more flexible, freer markets? 6. Various claims about various workplaces, interesting, some speculative, includes HFT too.