Category Archives: Guest Post

The New Inequalities and People-to-People Social Protection

Yves here. On the one hand, this post contains many examples of how people with resources are assisting those hit hard by the coronavirus crisis. On the other, it is also all too apparent that in most cases, these charitable acts only make a dent in the problems most face, although admittedly shows of concern […]


2:00PM Water Cooler 3/31/2020

Today’s Water Cooler: #COVID19, new national poll, Biden steps on another rake, Sanders, Pelosi and SALT, vote-by-mail, consumer confidence, manufacturing, oil glut, air cargo, Nextdoor, ventilators, medieval lead pollution, gardening, nasal swabs, Darwin Awards for social distancing, Gannet lay-offs, podcasts slow, private equity and hospitals, Egyptian baking