Review: The Infidel and the Professor: David Hume, Adam Smith and the Friendship that Shaped Modern Thought by Dennis Rasmussen is a “touching and illuminating book.” (NYTimes)

Quote of the Day

"In other words, immigrants are paying for the retirements, the health care and the welfare benefits of the native-born."

(Noah Smith)

Chart of the Day

“Investing is never passive: A decision on where to allocate capital always takes place, and that is an active one.”