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Please Don’t Let This Become The Norm, Ramen Edition…

August 23rd, 2016 · 1 Comment
Econ 101 · Macroeconomics

So the internet seems pretty much obsessed with this story right about now… Ramen is displacing tobacco as most popular US prison currency, study finds by Mazin Sidahmed Cost-cutting measures by private facilities have led to subpar food quality and fewer meals, making noodles a commodity that trades well above its value Source: The Guardian […]

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Some Economic Insight For Donald Trump From an Individual Not Named Steve…

August 5th, 2016 · 4 Comments
Econ 101 · Economic History · Macroeconomics

Dear Mr. Trump, You didn’t approach me to be part of your econsquad, but that’s fine- while I do have more of an economics background than 12/13ths of your team, my name isn’t Steve, so I’m not sure I’d be a good fit. Hypothetically, I’d like to think I’d take you up on your offer […]

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January 12th, 2016 · No Comments
Macroeconomics · Policy · Tumblr

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December 17th, 2015 · No Comments
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November 24th, 2015 · No Comments
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http://economistsdoitwithmodels.tumblr.com/post/133893316200/john-oliver-for-good-reason-takes-up-the-crusade

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November 15th, 2015 · No Comments
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http://economistsdoitwithmodels.tumblr.com/post/133249734520/why-republicans-still-love-the-gold-standard

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