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It's hard not to be reminded of Niall Ferguson when you look at Summers' career.

  • Some solid academic work back in the mists of time.
  • Skilled at rhetoric, has a certain kind of intelligence.
  • Somewhere along the line his own estimation of self got to the point where it was impossible for him to consider ideas or data from anyone else as valid.
  • Long descent into really bad decision making.
  • All enabled by Harvard, too.
by Metatone (metatone [a|t] gmail (dot) com) on Tue Jul 30th, 2013 at 04:54:56 AM EST

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