Technological Unemployment: Much More Than You Wanted To Know by Scott Alexander – “Part I will investigate whether unemployment is getting worse. Part II will investigate whether that is because of technology. Part III will investigate what longer-term trends we should expect. As usual, this is very long.”
Predictions by Bayesian Investor – Bayesian Investor discusses some of Scott’s five year predictions and posts his own answers to the questions.
Politics and Economics:
Viewpoint Diversity by John Lincoln – Tech workers were polled about five metrics of ideological hostility in the tech sector. Respondents were split into five categories based on how liberal/conservative they were. As expected conservatives reported a vastly more oppressive climate. Some basic demographic data was also included.