This makes me angry. Aside from the inherent logical fallacies behind price gouging, there are a number of legal and political questions that need to be asked. First among them is this: How does one decide whether a business is … Continue reading
Today, this blog became independent. We have moved our domain to http://thecurioustaskofeconomics.org. The old link you have still works, but if you’d like one a but more streamlined, the above link also works.
Summer is right around the corner, so here is a list of a few books that I have read that those of you interested in economics may enjoy: Fiction: The Invisible Heart By Russell Roberts The Price of Everything By Russell Roberts The Choice By … Continue reading
There has been a lot of discussion lately about the rising prices of oil and oil-based products (gasoline). WBZ Boston had a conversation about it (you can find the link and read some of my comments here: http://boston.cbslocal.com/2011/04/11/curious-why-oil-gas-prices-are-rising-so-quickly/ ) and so … Continue reading