Links for 3/24/09

Matt Ridley on human progress

Finding inspiration in the kitchen

“Dubai will one day be seen as a punctuation mark on the architectural follies of the past half century”

Looking ahead at our fiscal prospects

Why to study econ, not business

Charles Lynch sentencing postponed

How one Portland bar sustains a cigar market

Foodies turn to Twitter

Interview with Jeffrey Morgenthaler

The case for free office coffee