Thursday assorted links by Tyler Cowen May 21, 2020 at 2:30 am 1. The coffin culture that is Peruvian municipal politics. 2. Carmen Reinhart named new World Bank Chief Economist. 3. The Georgia reopening seems to be going OK. 4. New essay by Deirdre. 5. Amateur archaeology from home during the lockdown. 6. The declining middle class and yes based on consumption data. 7. Economic Development in Puerto Rico after US Annexation: Anthropometric Evidence. 8. “I’m thrilled to announce a new online learning program in progress studies for high school students: Progress Studies for Young Scholars.” Link here.