LInklist: June 15, 2012

Lewis Lehe @ PriceRoads: Nassim Taleb and Infrastructure. He complains about lack of what OR folks would call “slack” in the system. We have so optimized the network that it is no longer robust to slight disruptions.

Alex Tabarrok @ Marginal Revolution The Google-Trolley Problem
[will the Google smart car kill the big guy to save five small guys?]