I have a new economic plan



I’m rooting for a blowout.


Paying Fixed Costs Weblogging 2: R edition








Well GGally has to be just about the coolest package in any language. Look at this super cool correlation table/collection of plots! Look!



It’s a time for adventures in the UCLA R starter kit. Someday I’ll make every last pretty and informative graph, and then there will be none left to make, and it will be a good world.

Hiatus (kind of)

I’m on vacation. Meanwhile, check out this NYT article¬†from a few days ago that talks about how for profit colleges are jerks, this econbrowser¬†piece that assumes the validity/descriptiveness of the Phillips curve in the short-run before speculating that the Fed is using an early announcement to let everyone know that inflation might be coming, and Matt Yglesias’s twitter for some conversational capital next time you’re talking to someone from DC. (“Did you have to fly out of terminal A? I’m so sorry.”)