Reasons to be optimistic about the 2020s
For someone who knows nothing, by someone who knows nothing
Many complex societal challenges can be solved by startups.
A common trope about venture capital is that, while VCs only invest in businesses that use software, automation, and data moats, VCs themselves don’t…
In a previous post, we discussed why growing the startup economy is a key point of leverage in promoting economic growth and human progress, and why…
Career education works–why do so few people and companies take advantage of it?
There's no natural limit on the amount of successful startups
The term meritocracy isn’t very popular these days. Firstly, it’s a myth. But to the extent meritocracy exists, it’s bad. A belief in meritocracy is not…
A follow up to "Hustle Culture"
How our perceptions of hustle culture and ambition have evolved
A summary of the podcast discussion with Lyn Alden and Scott Sumner
A once fringe theory now (somewhat) influencing monetary policy