— This is why equality of opportunity is not a viable substitute for substantive equality.
— America trades lower taxes for lower health costs.
— Try as I might, I can’t understand what model Peter Orszag is using to think about fiscal and monetary stimulus.
— But Orszag on the roots of polarization makes a lot of sense.
— McDonald’s wine pairing is genius.
— On French political economy.
— Maybe Annie Walker just prefers to live in an expensive neighborhood.
— Michael Walzer on Israel “on its own march, eyes closed, toward what looks to me like disaster.”
— Matt Steinglass on health care.