THEORY: Subsidized creative writing classes will improve econoblog outputs

by Lindsey

Now that Reader’s social features are gone and G+ remains nothing more than proof monolithic Google has lost its touch, this will have to become a real link blog. The Free Exchange blog at The Economist asked a bunch of economics bloggers to write haikus, and they did.

The goal is simple
Get Americans to say
“I, Entrepreneur”
Nick Schulz

The rag missed a great opportunity to ask these bloggers to wax poetic about anything but economics, if you ask me. (Where’s the petition asking Steve Waldman to explore his frustrations through experimental poetry?)

There are more haikus from the likes of Scott Sumner, Eli Dourado, Felix Salmon and others here.