Q&A: Tim Harford author of Fifty Inventions that Shaped the Modern Economy “Very often the stuff that changes the world is not inherently remarkable. It’s just a cheap way of doing something.” (Behavioral Scientist)
Quote of the Day
"What these large chains [like Starbucks and McDonalds] do is valuable, even if you never use them. They effectively raise what I call the ‘threshold of crappiness’ in the sectors in which they operate."(Rory Sutherland)
Chart of the Day
More and more American adults are living alone.