Sunday assorted links by Tyler Cowen December 4, 2016 at 1:19 am 1. Are Cuba’s infant mortality statistics for real? And the paradox of Cuban gdp. 2. Mike Konczal on Trump’s messenging. And would Clinton or Trump have won under epistocracy? 3. Martha Argerich. 4. Octopuses and the puzzle of aging (NYT). 5. Vegan lobster buyer markets in everything. 6. Jacobin, Christopher Isett on Taiwan’s broader recent history. 7. Henry on school choice. 8. Guardian best books, part I and part II.