Tyler Cowen

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Name: Tyler Cowen
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

It’s not the robots you need to worry about

Automation is all around us, says Robert Jeffery, and it’s knowledge workers who have most to loseAll of a sudden, you can’t move for robots. Foxconn, which wants to build a worker army comprising one million droids, has announced plans for a factory ... [Published Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development - 21 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

America's Income Inequality Is Dwarfed By the World's

The National Basketball Association has an income inequality problem . The highest-paid players make upwards of $20 million per season, while the lowest-paid ones make a measly half a million. In the upcoming season, almost 30 percent of the total pie ... [Published US News & World Report - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

A Self-Contradictory Argument on Global Inequality

http://understandingsociety.blogspot.com/2014/07/tyler-cowan-on-global-inequality.html The other day, Tyler Cowen attempted to inject some nuance into the debate over inequality with a piece in the New York Times . In his piece, Cowen argues that ... [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Consider the future now

This summer, I decided to forgo classes and instead spend my time working, watching movies and reading books. For most, this might be a time to discover some of the timeless classics, to finally read Twain or Tolstoy or perhaps to check out that foreign ... [Published Minnesota Daily - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

What I'm reading: Wild West gun laws fuel border crisis

By Fareed Zakaria“The role of gun trafficking has been oddly absent in the debate over the gang violence in Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala that, coupled with economic despair, is driving the migrant wave from those three nations, the so-called Northern ... [Published CNN - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Over at Equitable Growth: Investment in Equipment (and Software): What Are Neil Irwin and Tyler Cowen Thinking? Tuesday Focus: July 22, 2014

Over at Equitable Growth The estimable Neil Irwin and Tyler Cowen get, I think, things wrong here.First, Tyler, commenting on Neil:Tyler Cowen:Facts about non-residential investment: "One simple hypothesis is that it’s not worth spending more on American ... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

THE MOTHER’S MILK OF POLITICS: Money Still Fuels The Political Machine. In despair over money’s …

THE MOTHER’S MILK OF POLITICS: Money Still Fuels The Political Machine. In despair over money’s influence in politics, progressives have fitfully embraced plans for public financing of campaigns. Via Tyler Cowen, I see that a new paper from Andrew ... [Published Instapundit - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Econ Prof: America Should Focus Less On Income Inequality

Actors in the political arena often wield the buzz term “income inequality” to describe how the system can be unfair for hard working Americans. In December, President Obama even called it “the defining challenge of our time.” While the term may be a ... [Published Town Hall - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

The Most Egalitarian Of All Possible Worlds?

Pointing to a new study showing that income inequality is rapidly declining at the global level, Tyler Cowen argues that the redistribution favored by egalitarian movements in the US would end up hurting international prosperity:Although significant economic ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • This is one of the biggest bull markets of my career, and these charts show it’s not over ( Business Insider ) • No Bias ( Irrelevant Investor ) see also When Beliefs and Facts Collide ( NY Times )• Dark Pool Disfavor Above ... [Published The Big Picture Blog - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

You can't always get what you want

(iStock Photo)You can't have all good things at once. This is one of the hard lessons of life, and one that evidently needs to be learned and relearned by political liberals. Take two propositions on which they tend to agree. One is that public financing ... [Published Washington Examiner - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Let them eat cosmopolitanism

TYLER COWEN has written a column on inequality, in which he notes that while inequality is rising within many economies it is falling globally. That is true, though it is worth pointing out that among the economies within which inequality is rising ... [Published Free exchange - Jul 21 2014]

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It’s not the robots you need to worry about [Published Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development - 21 hours ago]
America's Income Inequality Is Dwarfed By the W... [Published US News & World Report - 23 hours ago]
Consider the future now [Published Minnesota Daily - Jul 23 2014]
What I'm reading: Wild West gun laws fuel borde... [Published CNN - Jul 23 2014]
A Self-Contradictory Argument on Global Inequality [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - Jul 22 2014]
Why Can't We Solve The Problem Of Short-Termism? [Published Forbes.com - Jul 22 2014]
Noted for Your Afternoon Procrastination for Ju... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 22 2014]
Noted for Your Afternoon Procrastination for Ju... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 22 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth: Investment in Equipme... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 22 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth: Investment in Equipme... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 22 2014]
THE MOTHER’S MILK OF POLITICS: Money Still Fuel... [Published Instapundit - Jul 22 2014]
The Most Egalitarian Of All Possible Worlds? [Published Atlantic Monthly - Jul 22 2014]
The Most Egalitarian Of All Possible Worlds? [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 22 2014]
Econ Prof: America Should Focus Less On Income ... [Published Town Hall - Jul 21 2014]
10 Monday PM Reads [Published The Big Picture Blog - Jul 21 2014]
Money Still Fuels the Political Machine [Published Bloomberg View - Jul 21 2014]
You can't always get what you want [Published Washington Examiner - Jul 21 2014]
Today's Policy Agenda: Artur Davis Shows Republ... [Published National Review - Jul 21 2014]
Wonkbook: 4 years later, Dodd-Frank is still on... [Published Ezra Klein - Jul 21 2014]
Obamacare's Depressing Red-Blue Divide [Published The New Republic Online - Jul 21 2014]
Let them eat cosmopolitanism [Published Free exchange - Jul 21 2014]
The Externalities of Hamburgers [Published Forbes.com - Jul 20 2014]
The Left's Big Fumble on Inequality [Published American Thinker - Jul 20 2014]
A corporate malaise is afflicting the West [Published ACQ Magazine - Jul 19 2014]
The News That Business Doesn't Want To Hear [Published Forbes.com - Jul 18 2014]
AD: Eleven stages of enlighenment, by Scott Sumner [Published EconLog - Jul 17 2014]
The Inequality And Economic Growth Tradeoff [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Jul 17 2014]
The Inequality And Economic Growth Tradeoff [Published Forbes.com - Jul 17 2014]
How will we know if the ACA is working? [Published SeekerBlog - Jul 17 2014]
Janet Yellen’s Guide to Investing [Published Time - Jul 16 2014]
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A Self-Contradictory Argument on Global Inequality [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - Jul 22 2014]
http://understandingsociety.blogspot.com/2014/07/tyler-cowan-on-global-inequality.html The other day, Tyler Cowen attempted to inject some nuance into the debate over inequality with a piece in the New York Times . In his piece, Cowen argues that ...
Noted for Your Afternoon Procrastination for Ju... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 22 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth -- The Equitablog Afternoon Must-Read: Bob Laszewski: Halbig Decision Puts Obamacare Back on the Menu |Washington Center for Equitable Growth The 4th Circuit Bigfoots the Republican DC Panel's Attempt to Win the Day with ...
Noted for Your Afternoon Procrastination for Ju... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 22 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth -- The Equitablog Afternoon Must-Read: Bob Laszewski: Halbig Decision Puts Obamacare Back on the Menu |Washington Center for Equitable Growth The 4th Circuit Bigfoots the Republican DC Panel's Attempt to Win the Day with ...
Over at Equitable Growth: Investment in Equipme... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 22 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth The estimable Neil Irwin and Tyler Cowen get, I think, things wrong here.First, Tyler, commenting on Neil:Tyler Cowen:Facts about non-residential investment: "One simple hypothesis is that it’s not worth spending more on American ...
Over at Equitable Growth: Investment in Equipme... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 22 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth The estimable Neil Irwin and Tyler Cowen get, I think, things wrong here. First, Tyler, commenting on Neil: Tyler Cowen: Facts about non-residential investment : "One simple hypothesis is that it’s not worth spending ...
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