Monday assorted links by Tyler Cowen August 2, 2021 at 12:23 pm 1. “As Elizabeth Currid-Halkett reported in her 2017 book, The Sum of Small Things, affluent parents have increased their share of educational spending by nearly 300 percent since 1996.” Link here. 2. The most significant buildings constructed since World War II? (NYT) 3. New Balaji interview. 4. Goose flying upside down. 5. English-language version of “Bergman Island” coming out in October.