34 Postcards About Terrorism
By Bryan Caplan
What’s the deal with terrorism? The Department of Homeland Security summarizes the views of 34 different teams of social scientists here. Recommendations range widely. The authors advocate everything from encouraging empathy to making it harder for terrorists to provide social services.
Economists often blame the media for spreading the misconception that economists can’t agree on anything. From the looks of things, social scientists who study terrorism really do deeply disagree.