Last Friday's post at Pacific Standard.
Theme: How migration and knowledge transfer have transformed Pittsburgh's dining scene.
Subject Article: "Replanting the Rust Belt."
Other Links: 1. "Chef appeal: Pittsburgh's growing restaurant scene attracts staff from bigger cities."
2. "Spoon, Salt land DC dining heavyweights."
3. "Warning: Your reality is out of date. Introducing the mesofact."
4. "Brain gain in rural Minnesota."
Postscript: Where am I going with this post? The diffusion of pork butcher technologies from Germany to England. Innovation depends on migration.