Ben Alvarez

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Ben Alvarez

584 days ago

The Uber Model, It Turns Out, Doesn’t Translate

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Ben Alvarez

599 days ago

Surprisingly little is known about the causes of inequality. A Serbian-American economist proposes an interesting theory

The new wave

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Ben Alvarez

599 days ago

The case for free trade is overwhelming. But the losers need more help

Open argument

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Ben Alvarez

624 days ago

Consejeros para responder a la necesidad de pensar el largo plazo

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Ben Alvarez

629 days ago

Happiness in Europe

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Ben Alvarez

641 days ago

Why fruits and vegetables taste better in Europe

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Ben Alvarez

644 days ago

Why fruits and vegetables taste better in Europe

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Ben Alvarez

646 days ago

The radical plan to destroy time zones

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Ben Alvarez

646 days ago

Is majoring in liberal arts a mistake for students?

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Ben Alvarez

646 days ago

I can’t make progress in life if I overextend myself. I can’t make progress if my thoughts are caught up in the past and present. And I also can’t make progress if my mind wants to own a task that’s too big and daunting to accomplish in a single step (like having “write a book” on my todo list).

Mental Minimalism

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Ben Alvarez

646 days ago

Punctuation in novels

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Ben Alvarez

651 days ago

Nothing Is Free, Not Even Facebook Free Basics

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Ben Alvarez

654 days ago

Get Ready to Binge-Fly With Unlimited Flight Subscriptions

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Ben Alvarez

655 days ago

Lessons of Demopolis

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Ben Alvarez

656 days ago

Move over, paleo eaters and raw foodists

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Ben Alvarez

656 days ago

Students judge their teachers. Often unfairly

Ratings agency

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Ben Alvarez

656 days ago

What should the well-educated student read?

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Ben Alvarez

657 days ago

Jobs in poor countries may be especially vulnerable to automation

Machine earning

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Ben Alvarez

657 days ago

This physicist has a groundbreaking idea about why life exists

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Ben Alvarez

657 days ago

En USA se graduaron 95k en 2009. La cantidad total de trabajo para la profesión es 100k.

The New College Degrees: The Good News and the Bad News

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Ben Alvarez

659 days ago

11 Tweaks to Your Morning Routine Will Make Your Entire Day More Productive

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Ben Alvarez

660 days ago

Werner Herzog explains why happiness isn't important

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Ben Alvarez

661 days ago

“Cristina es de ultraderecha y manipuló a los pobres. Desde luego: Macri está a su izquierda”

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Ben Alvarez

663 days ago

5 Common Film Color Schemes – Learning Cinematic Color Design

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Ben Alvarez

665 days ago

How Facebook Squashed Twitter

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Ben Alvarez

666 days ago

In the hands of an angry God

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Ben Alvarez

668 days ago

Predictions 2016: Apple, Tesla, Google, Medium, Adtech, Microsoft, IoT, and Business on a Mission

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Ben Alvarez

668 days ago

The fashion for making employees collaborate has gone too far

The collaboration curse

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Ben Alvarez

669 days ago

Remember: no usar hisopos nunca más.

The strange life of Q-tips, the most bizarre thing people buy

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Ben Alvarez

670 days ago

J.J. Abrams, Star Wars Superfan, on Directing The Force Awakens

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Ben Alvarez

671 days ago

Better, Stronger, Faster: Why Nootropics Will Be Big Business In 2016

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Ben Alvarez

673 days ago

Cars and the Future

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Ben Alvarez

674 days ago

Damon Lindelof on Struggling With Depression and Why Knowing J.J. Abrams is "A Bit of a Curse"

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Ben Alvarez

675 days ago

The Verge review of animals: the cockroach

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Ben Alvarez

681 days ago

Economic Inequality

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Ben Alvarez

683 days ago

J.J. Abrams y la teoría de la caja

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Ben Alvarez

684 days ago

The case for Martin O'Malley

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Ben Alvarez

690 days ago

Reporte Onlain

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Ben Alvarez

694 days ago

The Happy Meal Fallacy

marginalrevolution.com

Ben Alvarez

694 days ago

Milan is banning cars for three days this week

techinsider.io

Ben Alvarez

695 days ago

With a concept straight out of a cyberpunk dystopia, China has gamified obedience to the State.

independent.co.uk

Ben Alvarez

696 days ago

Dutch city plans to pay citizens a ‘basic income’, and Greens say it could work in the UK

theguardian.com

Ben Alvarez

696 days ago

Does tougher sentencing deter crime? Evidence from the London 2011 riots suggests it does

blogs.lse.ac.uk

Ben Alvarez

696 days ago

Money makes people right-wing and inegalitarian

blogs.lse.ac.uk

Ben Alvarez

697 days ago

Coming of Age with Video Games

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Ben Alvarez

697 days ago

Alberto Manguel, ahora encargado de la biblioteca nacional

If I want someone to read a book, I’ll buy a copy and offer it as a gift. I believe that to lend a book is an incitement to theft.

A 30,000-Volume Window on the World

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Ben Alvarez

697 days ago

Sin anestesia

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Ben Alvarez

697 days ago

For Google, Quantum Computing Is Like Learning to Fly

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Ben Alvarez

699 days ago

Dear Parents: Everything You Need to Know About Your Son and Daughter’s University But Don’t

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Ben Alvarez

700 days ago

Weighing up the evidence for the ‘Historical Jesus’

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