I don't believe in cold weather or technology stagnation, but I do like books, economics, programming, China, and East Africa. Ex @usv @stanford buckeye.
Fifth in a series (2016, 2015, 2014, 2013), here’s what I read in 2017. Favorites are bolded.
I read more this year than last, likely because I quit Twitter (so recommended if your job allows it) and remained oblivious to TV and movies.
Inspired by Tyler Cowen’s 2010 post, Why is Haiti so Poor?, and my own recent trip to Haiti, here’s another attempt at…
Without fully intending, I’ve ended up reading quite a bit about China. Beside the policy and economic development angles, which I like, China seems to attract some of the best narrative nonfiction writers.