THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"The Pirates' Code" by James Surowiecki: On prediction markets.
OUR LOCAL CORRESPONDENTS
"On Impact" by Ian Frazier: A meteorite mystery in New Jersey.
"Forbidden Fare" by Orhan Pamuk: When hot dogs came to Turkey.
"If I Vanished" by Stuart Dybek
Bryan Caplan's The Myth of the Rational Voter
by Louis Menand.