Friday, July 21, 2006

The Spanish Civil War

New Zealand's public radio has some great stuff (two interviews) up on the Spaniosh Civil War. While the links are live, it's well worth a listen.

Wednesday, July 05, 2006

Economic Shock Therapy

More from Gapminder. Compare the fates of China and Poland (who underwent a gradual transition from communism to capitalism) with that of Russia and Moldavia, who were subjected to economic shock therapy.