Important reads this week

1. Good historical overview of the issues, controversies and current state of the Neighborhood Effect.
http://chronicle.com/article/The-Neighborhood-Effect/135492/?cid=cr&utm_source=cr&utm_medium=en

2. Esther Duflo discusses the strengths and limitations of paternalism in the Tanner Lecture.
Esther Duflo (2012) Tanner Lecture, Human values and the design of the fight against poverty; here

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