Tyler Cowen is an economist who teaches at George Mason University. He has written economics columns for the New York Times, …
“Unemployed woman marries into welfare family.”
Another sad tale of recession porn, via the Economist: Art collectors just aren’t speculating like they used to, and fine art auction houses in New York, London, and beyond are suffering. One curator’s sale, which fetched $144.5 million last June, is only expected to bring in around $65 million this year. How are people going to survive?