1. Good China photo.
2 Imagined Communities author and Indonesianist Benedict Anderson passes away at 79. And more here. And from the NYT. And from Henry. And an excellent review from T.J. Clark. And from Jeet Heer. And all of Anderson’s essays in the LRB.
5. “Affirmative Action and the Quality-Fit Tradeoff,”(pdf), forthcoming in JEL.