Best of #econtwitter - Week of December 12, 2021
Welcome readers old and new to this week’s edition of Best of Econtwitter. Thanks to those sharing suggestions, over email or on Twitter @just_economics.
Paper summary threads
^forgive the rare paper commentary but: amazing experiment, would this have gotten more retweets if it had been in Oregon
More: DiD lit review; finance and cannabis industry; satellite data for poverty measurement; international enviro cooperation; Netherlands crime; taxes and benefits across Africa; ETF liquidity; alcohol taxes; government performance under populists; trade and inequality; violence against adolescent girls in sub-Saharan Africa
^nearly every tweet from this thread could be included, on its own, in the newsletter
^discussion in the replies