Saturday, November 03, 2012

Scott Sumner Profiled


This part puzzled me: "Sumner, who stands with the rounded shoulders of an academic economist."

I know lots of academic economists, and have detected no particular propensity to "rounded shoulders"!

Now, there are some prominent round bits of economists that they could have noted instead:


  1. Why, you have quite a rounded dome, as well. Not me, though. My head was a short-run production from the peanut gallery.

  2. Sumner wishes he were as bald as me.


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