Steven Jens - Links
Foundation for Research on Economics and the Environment
Autobio of Ben Franklin
More personal information I have includes my resumé.
News Sources I've been known to access include
the Wall Street Journal, Fox News,
The Boston Globe,
The Tech of MIT, The Des Moines Register,
Columnists I like include Jonah Goldberg
(editor-at-large of National Review Online),
who also has a syndicated
Barry, and sometimes Mark Steyn. I also visit TownHall.com.
Academic econ and finance:
Using the General Social Survey interface
U of R's ejournals
For recent research, use the "cited reference search" of the ISI Citation Database to find all articles that cite a given article.
To check the unpublished working paper literature, use the SSRN eLibrary Database Search.
Financial Information sites I visit include The Motley Fool, Morningstar, Bloomberg, Yahoo Finance
Personal Finance sites include
Direct Federal Loans,
A few entertainment related web sites I visit are
the US Chess Federation, the Chess Ninja blog, the
Simpsons, the Buffy Guide, Rock
Paper Scissors, and the home page of Orson Scott Card. There's the Internet Movie Database, and you can
find movie times and
locations. I met humor writer Horace
J. Digby (who has a
podcast) through the
Robert Benchley Society.
There's free sheet music at
here's a list
of different music editors).
Open Courseware from
and Stanford (iTunes), and
More generally, there's a
list of self-education resources.
Computer-related pages I've considered
Emacs JDE, an
Red Hat Software,
Free Software Foundation,
The W3 Consortium, and the
Blogs I read include
The Knowledge Problem
In the pipeline
The Kitchen Cabinet
Hit & Run
The Corner on National Review Online
The Volokh Conspiracy
Commercial sites I use include Amazon.com, Bookpool, RINCo, and 1-800-Flowers.
Among language and culture-related sites are the
Yamada Language Center,
Summer Institute of Linguistics,
Foreign Languages for Travelers,
The Babel Arabic site,
Hindi Script Tutor,
Klingon Language Institute,
Friends of Tuva
Webapps I should check out some time: