Jabberwocky Ecology

Macroecologists to rule the world… for a while

I saw the first two paragraphs of this quote from an interview of Hal Varian by The McKinsey Quarterly over at Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science. The whole interview is great, but this section suggests the… Read More

Making choices when writing

Yesterday’s post made me think of this great scene between Michael Douglas and Katie Holmes’ characters in the movie Wonder Boys: Hannah Green: Grady, you know how in class you’re always telling us that writers make choices? Grady… Read More

A catch 22 of length limits in publication

It is increasingly common for journals to employ fairly strict length limits on submissions. I’m actually a big fan of this. I feel that the most important points of most manuscripts will fit into 6-8 published pages and… Read More