Thursday assorted links by Tyler Cowen July 20, 2017 at 12:49 pm 1. Germany is not the problem, and Scott agrees. And Scott’s mini-memoir, recommended. 2. RIP, Frances Gabe, inventor of the self-cleaning home (NYT). 3. askhowindia.org And another take on India vs. China in the Himalayas. 4. Art Carden’s video walkthrough of a tariff problem. 5. Seventy years of John Bates Clark medals. 6. Is surgery a stronger placebo?