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June 7th, 2016 · No Comments
Econ 101 · Tumblr

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January 7th, 2016 · No Comments
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November 25th, 2015 · No Comments
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More From The AEA Humor Session, Econs Versus Humans Edition…

November 15th, 2015 · No Comments
Econ 101 · Videos

A little while back, I gave a talk about deviating from economic rationality might actually lead to good market outcomes, so let’s take the analysis a little further and put that theory to the test: I guess I should’ve known better than to do that whole faith in humanity thing. =P

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An Economist Reads A Supreme Court Transcript, Energy Markets Edition…

November 2nd, 2015 · 2 Comments
Econ 101 · Policy

You know you’re a nerd if you get approached with questions regarding a “dry and technical” Supreme Court case and you’re all “Eeeeee, they’re talking about me!” Or at least what you study. Anyway, this actually happened recently: JUSTICE KENNEDY: If there were a student in Economics I, it seems to me that he would […]

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When An Economist Attempts Home Improvements…

May 26th, 2015 · 2 Comments
Decision Making · Econ 101

Protip: Whenever you get the urge to retile a bathroom, go read an Econ 101 chapter on comparative advantage. — Jodi Beggs (@jodiecongirl) May 17, 2015 Dear Econodiary, I’m very sorry to have failed you- I know economists have a lot of good points to make, but sometimes those points are difficult to implement, usually […]

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