A while back, I noted that Patrick Emerson, the Oregon Economics Blogger Par Excellence (and as you know, I'm all over the idea of scholars communicating with The Rest of Us) blogged about the economics of homebrewing. He's back with a decidedly cheery update. Read it here.
Website of Maureen Ogle, author and historian. Books include Ambitious Brew: The Story of American Beer, In Meat We Trust: An Unexpected History of Carnivore America, and Key West: History of An Island of Dreams.