3. Markets (hierarchies) in everything, IBM style.
5. China’s municipal debt problems (NB: boring link, pdf too). And what is wrong with Chinese gdp and inflation measures?, by Christopher Balding, plus David Keohane on same here. And more Keohane here, an overview, skip this stuff at your peril it is the most important economics in the world right now. All are excellent pieces.
6. Stereotyping diners — “Southern dad is always a winner.”