WEN: Empiricism is not enough

February 21, 2014
I have deep faith in the fundamental epistemology of economics: That it is valid and useful to analyze people via quantitative means, and on a more cosmic scale, that empiricism can untangle the mechanisms that govern reality.

Wen: Responding maturely to a shocking event

October 5, 2010
You’ve probably already heard about what happened at the Stiles/Morse Screw last Friday: The New Haven Police Department, in conjunction with the Connecticut State Liquor Control Board, shut down the dance and arrested five students. The violent and unexpected raid left many people angry and confused. But during this tense time, it’s important to keep »