Jack’s Links

Scott Sumner on Rents – I agree with Sumner on rent-seeking being abhorrent. I often think of this article from 2014 whenever Elon Musk is brought up (usually extremely favorably; someone… Read more »

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How to properly interpret personal exemption phaseouts and Pease limitations — a 1% surtax. Really interesting statistics post about why some small countries are better than large countries at ‘X’… Read more »

Jack’s Links

It’s been two months since my last post, but with the exception of a trip to the Grand Canyon, Zion, & Bryce, I have been collecting links the whole time…. Read more »

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It’s been a month, but here are the links. Try not to panic tomorrow if things are kinda downish. Free > Paid when paid doesn’t adapt. A dozen things: Charlie… Read more »

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I have no idea when people will stop saying that rates are being [insert devious sounding adverb-ly depressed], but if they read this post they might stop sooner. Interesting article… Read more »

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Grexit is all the rage, but all of the smart money seems to be focusing on the Chinese stock market. Do either of these matter? I don’t know. Government steals… Read more »

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Interesting article about social security and the broader implications of innumeracy among Americans. I for one can’t believe that “100% of your social security benefit” isn’t the age 62 or… Read more »