I just want to know you’re there:

— There’s a fascinating symposium on Germany and the political economy of the EU happening at Crooked Timber.

— How easy will it be for computers to emulate human brains?

— Business would create more jobs if they had more customers.

— Does employment actually lag output or is output growth just too slow?

“[L]ocals wondered why a group of unelected preservationists got so much say over the project.”

I love this video for She & Him’s “Don’t Look Back”.