"Overcompensating" by James Surowiecki: Is full disclosure of executive compensation the right idea?
THE SPORTING SCENE
"Little Wing" by Susan Orlean: Of pigeons and pigeon fanciers.
ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS
"The Opera Lover" by James B. Stewart: The rise and fall of Alberto Vilar.
"Positive Attitude" by Sasha Frere-Jones: The Yeah Yeah Yeah's new album.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.