Economic History Roundup

Kirsten Salyer writes about consumer culture for Bloomberg View and is the site's engagement editor. She has also written for Condé Nast Traveler, Texas Monthly and Houston Community Newspapers. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism and international studies from Northwestern University.
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Project Syndicate on Obama's return to an era of government activism
The Atlantic on how Londoners got word of the plague
Economix on rare-coin inflation
Munich Personal RePEc Archive on monthly industrial output in China since 1983
History News Network on NASA's history of organizational problems

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