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Tales From The AEA Annual Meeting, Outsider Edition…

January 28th, 2015 · No Comments
Just For Fun

In a lot of ways, non-economists are in the best position to create economic humor, since their outsider status basically makes it so they are looking in on the world of economics and being like wtf? On the other hand, Zach Weinersmith might argue that the nature of economics makes relevant humor relatively challenging:

Nonetheless, I convinced Zach to give it a go at the AEA Annual Meeting Humor Session:

If that (or economics in general I suppose) hasn’t given you your fill of bad ad-hoc hypotheses, you can see much more at

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