The Nearly-Free University

The Nearly-Free University model would revolutionize higher education, enabling a universally accessible college education at a very low cost. The key to understanding higher education in the U.S. is to grasp that it is at heart just another debt-dependent neofeudal…


Math Wins

  WalMart was out with earnings this morning, missing on the top line (revenue) but managing to do the usual “beat it by a penny” game with Wall Street. The forward look, however, was downbeat — for the holiday quarter.…