- Econ profs rank Levitt as fourth favorite economist under age 60.
- Human Development Indicators are now accessible online through Google’s Public Data Explorer. (See also the “Health of Nations” Freakonomics Radio podcast.)
- Reactions to Levitt‘s “Daughter Test” of government prohibitions.
- Economic Cycle Research Institute: global economy to slow by this summer.
- Tim Harford‘s favorite “unexpected” economics books.
- The New York Public Library’s brilliant new iPad app.