1. Ajay Shah points to his list of 2007 articles. He also updates his earlier post on the critical appointments held for this year.
2. WSJ Economics Blog points how vote buying works in Africa. It points to a paper that says Fed should publish revised inflation forecasts.
3.Mankiw points to an article that says of the many thousands of mutual funds only 31 managed to beat the index each year from 1999 to 2006. He also points to this article which says number of economists favor John Edwards as next president
4. Time forRodrik humour J