Sunday, February 27, 2011

Weekend Links

1. Becker and Posner Blog on Medical Screening and Overdiagnosis

2. VOX article by Patacchini and Zenou on peer effects in education

3. A plenum (a new word for me - roughly means "all" I think) of German economists offer suggestions on the European Debt Crisis

4. Via Mankiw, a conference for undergraduate economists at Georgetown.

5. (Via a link on Stumbling and Mumbling), Tim Harford offers some interesting thoughts on financial literacy education and regulation as forms of improving consumer outcomes.

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