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Marginalia

Books about how to see into the future

Marginalia
(One prediction I’m willing to make is that the US paperback edition of Messy is out on Wednesday. Buy buy buy! More about the book here.)   Walter Friedman has a fascinating history of economic forecasting in the early 20th century: Fortune Tellers (UK) (US). Well researched, full of interesting detail, and some of these […]