Claerbout's political curiosities
using 2000 data from
I plotted anticorruption versus latitude.
Actually, my more recent plot of transparancy versus wealth
shows a much more convincing correlation than transparany versus latitude.
But does wealth cause transparancy or does transparancy cause wealth?
I've discovered the Lynn and VanHannon IQ data for countries.
I should make some plots to try to figure out which is more tightly
bound, anticorruption and IQ, or anticorruption and wealth.
Here's a guy who
worked out something even more ambitious.
- My mis-spent youth, Stockholm to Singapore on a Vespa motorscooter.
- Some books I've read
World oil future
Progress and its sustainability, John McCarthy
The Big Crunch (in academia), David Goodstein
Who will feed China?, Lester Brown
- IQ test
The Bell Curve (IQ)
- The Skeptical Environmentalist, Bjorn Lomborg [See any book vendor]