Crooked Timber

Crooked Timber

Crooked Timber

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Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing was ever made

  • Source type: Blog
  • On Teads since: 07/27/2007
  • Teads score: 21.2078
  • Country: United States
  • Language: English

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  • Crooked Timber

    The Library of Congress Flickr photostream is a steady source of curious gems. Today, for example: what kind of belt/waistcoat is that boater hat guy on the left sporting? I downloaded the original file. Here’s a closer look. Is it some sort of utility cummerbund? Maybe you can store things in it?


    05/27/2016 - 10:17 PM
  • Crooked Timber

    There’s been a lot of reaction to the news that Peter Thiel secretly funded Hulk Hogan’s lawsuit (which has led to a $140 million award) against Gawker. Thiel is, of course, not only a Silicon Valley billionaire, but a man of strong, if idiosyncratic, libertarian views. Hence, it’s ironic that he illustrates some of the […]


    05/26/2016
  • Crooked Timber

    Another draft extract from my book-in-progress, Economics in Two Lessons. It’s the last part of the section on “predistribution”, dealing with Intellectual Property. Next up, “redistribution” through taxation and public expenditure. As always, encouragement is welcome, constructive criticism even more so. The system of property rights in market societies is based primarily on private property […]


    05/25/2016