Book Suggestion:

  • Capital in the Twenty-First Century (Thomas Piketty) [Reviews of the book]
  • Freefall: America, Free Markets, and the Sinking of the World Economy (Joseph Stiglitz)
  • Economic Fables (Ariel Rubenstein)
  • Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty (Daren Acemoglu and Jame Robinson)
  • Kicking Away the Ladder: Development Strategy in Historical Perspective (Ha-Joon Chang)
  • 23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism (Ha-Joon Chang)
  • Peddling Prosperity: Economic Sense and Nonsense in an Age of Diminished Expectations (Paul Krugman)

Websites and Weblogs I Follow:



  • Progressive Rock: Pink Floyd
  • Alternative/Progressive Metal: Tool
  • Dark Ambient/Neoclassical: Elend, Nils Frahm
  • Minimalism/Contemporary Classic: Philip Glass, Max Richter
  • Classic: Franz Schubert, Franz Listz
  • Persian: Mohsen Namjoo, Hamayoun Shajarian