Posts tagged Chris Christie

Meeting Rand Paul

Rand Paul was in Chicago the other day and I went.  He was at 1871, and spoke for a solid hour to the Illinois Policy Institute.  He took their questions, and took questions from the audience over Twitter. Earlier in …






Moore’s Law

Moore’s Law turns 50.  Amazing.  It reads, ““Moore’s law” is the observation that, over the history of computing hardware, the number of transistors in a dense integrated circuit has doubled approximately every two years.” Cool stuff. But the consequences for Moore’s …






Microeconomic Facts are Stubborn Things

There are several areas of economics to learn about.  Macro, micro, statistics, finance to name a few.  Economics runs through virtually every area of our life.  Kevin Murphy at the University of Chicago famously challenges new students to think about …