I answered this question on Quora. I loved the question because it encompassed three of my main interests: Podcasts, self-driving cars, and the economic way of thinking.
This blog is about economics. Economics is about people. People are about six feet tall.
What is economics? It’s the science of human action. People have goals, and they employ means to achieve those goals according to their beliefs. They act.
I will use this blog to explore economics, to discuss current and historical events relevant to economics, and to converse with you, the public, so we can all learn.