Archive for the ‘video’ Category

How many economists does it take to screw in a lightbulb?

Are you need of a good laugh about economics? If so, you probably shouldn’t listen to Planet Money’s recent podcast titled Two Radio Guys Walk Into a Bar. (Warning: Much second-hand embarrassment to be felt, though it’s worth checking out because the jokes are kind of funny.) These two could’ve taken a lesson from Yoram […]

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The Fight of the Century

This has got to be one of the greatest things I’ve stumbled upon on the Internet.

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Behavioral Economics: Incentives

This week’s topic of incentives gave me trouble trying to figure out what to write, as incentives is such a broad topic that can be discussed in so many different ways. Incentives are the motivation of why a person acts a particular way. I eventually decided that I would focus in on the strange mystery […]

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Happy Holidays!

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The Stand-Up Economist

Tonight I stumbled upon the website of Yoram Bauman, “the world’s first and only stand-up economist”. Pretty funny stuff! Check out one of his videos below:

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