William Easterly

@bill_easterly

NYU Econ Prof; author of forthcoming book The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor

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Just received in the mail. Does this mean no more editorial polishing allowed?

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New taste test of 4 leading ways to brew coffee: winner is on the right

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New taste test of 4 different devices for brewing coffee. Winner is the one on the right.

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Just heard this playing in a store -- impossible to kill this bad 1984 Ethiopian famine charity song

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Correcting page proofs on this new book now. Is there anyone I've forgotten to offend?

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Halloween, going as Saul Berenson from Homeland

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She's 1 year old today, and willing to do her part to boost Twitter traffic for the IPO

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The optimal response to weather conditions

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Dear IPO investors: Twiitter has serious development economists. And puppy pictures.

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Which part is it about Unalienable Rights that they do not understand?

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Future archeologists will wonder why Manhattan layout aligned exactly with the setting sun on May 29.

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Freedom Tower reaches full height of 1776 feet with installation of spire on top

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Personal Favorite from NYT Year in Pictures 2012

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Happy Holidays to all, from the Flying Christmas Puppy

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Will refute all mistaken arguments with logic, evidence, and puppy pictures

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Even New Jersey is romantic at sunset

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Most popular photo ever: Morning Star at dawn over a re-lit Manhattan

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5 days after #Sandy, Greenwich Village and Soho in NYC still pitch dark

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Geography's revenge: this localized #Sandy flood in Soho NYC is where a 1778 map shows a marsh

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Live video update from your amateur Greenwich Village correspondent
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Live video update from your amateur Greenwich Village correspondent

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