Amar Bhide

A Swedish  friend, employed in New York by a famously prudent Swedish bank, kindly invited me to lunch last month. We discussed the recent convulsions in ‘repos’, as one does over quinoa salad in Manhattan. ...

I got a “revise and resubmit” for my paper on making economics more useful on the very day the Nobel prize in economics was announced. I have long been skeptical of the practical utility of Randomized ...

Srikant Datar, Fabio Villa, and I are happy (and relieved) to complete this case history on the evolution of coronary bypass operations. This is by FAR the hardest writing I’ve ever attempted: the story is ...

While preparing for for my practical knowledge seminar last week I saw something in Chandler that had been hiding in plain sight, which I think aligns Chandler with Frank Knight — and away from ...

I am a staunch free-trader with strong but pragmatic libertarian leanings. I am also an immigrant (of “color” in the prevailing euphemism). All this makes me seriously conflicted about immigration, which ...