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Comment author: lukeprog 07 March 2017 10:24:42PM 4 points [-]

Lists of textbook award winners like this list might also be useful.

Comment author: Pablo_Stafforini 25 February 2017 01:50:10AM *  0 points [-]

Luke's post, based on this recommendation, reads as follows:

On economics, realitygrill recommends McAfee's Introduction to Economic Analysis over Mankiw's Macroeconomics and Case & Fair's Principles of Macroeconomics

I believe the books realitygrill is referring to are instead Mankiw's Principles of Microeconomics and Case & Fair's Principles of Microeconomics, since McAfee's is a microeconomics (not a macroeconomics) textbook.

Comment author: lukeprog 25 February 2017 09:44:11PM 0 points [-]

Fixed, thanks.

Comment author: lukeprog 27 January 2017 02:41:03PM *  3 points [-]

Today I encountered a real-life account of a the chain story — involving a cow rather than an elephant — around 24:10 into the "Best of BackStory, Vol. 1" episode of the podcast BackStory.

Comment author: AnnaSalamon 03 December 2016 04:56:18AM 0 points [-]

Got any that contrast with "raising awareness" or "outreach"?

Comment author: lukeprog 07 December 2016 06:06:38PM 0 points [-]

"Accuracy-boosting" or "raising accuracy"?

Comment author: AlexMennen 03 May 2016 06:56:21AM 1 point [-]

Source?

Comment author: lukeprog 03 May 2016 06:28:24PM 2 points [-]

Source. But the non-cached page says "The details of this job cannot be viewed at this time," so maybe the job opening is no longer available.

FWIW, I'm a bit familiar with Dafoe's thinking on the issues, and I think it would be a good use of time for the right person to work with him.

Comment author: Rick_from_Castify 01 December 2015 01:50:07AM 7 points [-]

We're in the process of getting it onto Audible and plan to get it onto iTunes as well to get it in front of the widest audience as possible.

Comment author: lukeprog 22 April 2016 02:44:38PM 0 points [-]

Hi Rick, any updates on the Audible version?

Comment author: lukeprog 22 April 2016 02:43:10PM 2 points [-]
Comment author: lukeprog 20 December 2015 07:57:54PM 18 points [-]

Just donated!

Comment author: Rick_from_Castify 01 December 2015 01:50:07AM 7 points [-]

We're in the process of getting it onto Audible and plan to get it onto iTunes as well to get it in front of the widest audience as possible.

Comment author: lukeprog 01 December 2015 04:51:13AM 3 points [-]

Hurray!

Comment author: lukeprog 27 November 2015 03:24:23PM 5 points [-]

Any chance you'll eventually get this up on Audible? I suspect that in the long run, it can find a wider audience there.

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