Monthly Archives: November 2011

Niall Ferguson Lecture

Niall Ferguson giving an impromptu lecture on Western Civilization.* * Fine Print: This is not actually Niall Ferguson. If it were, it would have been dominated with awkward internet metaphors (“this train is like a series of tubes and some … Continue reading

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doing nothing to people is coercive

BoingBoing links to this critique of Nudge-style libertarian paternalism. Let me admit this post is written out of ignorance. I haven’t read Nudge myself, but my questions are about its critiques. Here is how Farrell and Shaliza describe this policy … Continue reading

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