June 12, 2012
The debate over the death penalty offers a vivid illustration of a tragic flaw in the market of ideas: Strong beliefs attract a lot more attention, and can have a lot more influence, than the truth. (Illustration by Ted McGrath | Column by Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers on Bloomberg View)

The debate over the death penalty offers a vivid illustration of a tragic flaw in the market of ideas: Strong beliefs attract a lot more attention, and can have a lot more influence, than the truth. (Illustration by Ted McGrath | Column by Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers on Bloomberg View)

March 06, 2012
Federal Reserve Chairman Bernanke needs to be less like Eeyore and more like Tigger. (Illustration by Kiersten Essenpreis | Column by Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfer)

Federal Reserve Chairman Bernanke needs to be less like Eeyore and more like Tigger. (Illustration by Kiersten Essenpreis | Column by Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfer)