Quick question: In the near future, what is that one thing that the government of India will allow the people living within the borders of India to do without having the unique ID number? Think for a bit. I know… Read More ›
Month: October 2009
Indian Express reports that “Pak ‘sharia’ chief wants Islamic law for entire world.”
Two people — Elinor Ostrom, Indiana University, and Oliver Willamson, UC Berkeley — win the The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2009. Go Berkeley!
Go read the story of Babar Ali, a 16-year old kid who runs a school in his village in West Bengal. [link thanks to Vipin Veetil.]
ACT 1: A Course on Development This summer for teaching an undergraduate course on economic development (Econ171) at Berkeley, I naturally considered the major factors that affect — and effect — economic growth and development of an economy. The major… Read More ›
I loved going to watch the Blue Angels do their show at Moffett Field in Sunnyvale California. I came across this picture in SFGate.