Eliot Spitzer leads a forum on government's proper role in the market; responses from Dean Baker, Robert Johnson, Sarah Binder, and others. Can mobile phones can cause an economic miracle in Africa?; Colin Dayan on dead dogs, breed banning, and preemptive justice; Ned Block and Philip Kitcher on Darwin's secular critics; a poetry special including work by Jorie Graham, Adrienne Rich, and Carolyn Forché.
Government's proper role in the market
Lessons from the field
Sidney W. Mintz
Breed bans, euthanasia, and preemptive justice