By Kirsten Salyer

The American Prospect on economist Arthur Cecil Pigou's insight on inequality
The Institute for the Study of Labor on how the market rewards influential economic research
Barcelona Graduate School of Economics on the mean lifetime of famous people
The Big Picture on the worst quarter for corporate profits in three years
The American on how China became capitalist

Read more from Echoes, Bloomberg View's economic history blog

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