Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Links ...

  1. Nishith Prakash at VoxEU: It pays to speak English: English skills raise wages for some, not all, in India.

  2. Jonah Lehrer in The Guardian: Why We Travel, on the cognitive benefits of travel.

  3. Mark Abrahams in The Guardian: Improbable research: The repetitive physics of Om [via Ludwig]

  4. Suvrat Kher at Rapid Uplift: Computers And Sexism In 1920's Harvard.


  1. Rahul Basu said...

    A blog like yours should have at least paid notice to Martin Gardner's death a couple of days ago at the age of 95. Incidentally, note that the Om research in Abrahams's article was brought to his attention by Martin Gardner sometime before his death.