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David Skarbek
14 March 2016
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With the exception of Vicky Pryce, few economists will ever step foot in prison. Most will never study crime and punishment in any form. Instead, the vast amount of research on the topic is conducted...
Darshan Zala
27 July 2013
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Many have expressed the opinion that the very simple correlations shown in The Spirit Level alone can never show meaningful causality – this is correct. However, people can always claim the...
Benedikt Koehler
26 July 2013
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A political chain reaction was set off in the Arab world in 2010 when Mohammed Bouazizi, a young Tunisian stall-owner, was denied a licence to ply his trade and in desperation driven to suicide. That...