Economics In Real Life

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yemen, water crisis and qat

Yemen’s Water Crisis

The bad economics of qat production.

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wine and price

The Power Of Price: It Makes Expensive Wines Taste Better

It's all in your head, Harry.

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irrationality and coffee

Irrationality: Traveling 10 Miles To Save 10 Bucks

And/or queuing for coffee. For hours. For what?

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How Cognitive Bias Affects Everyday Decisions

There is plenty of cognitive bias in the world. Here are 10.

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Richard Thaler: 2017 Nobel Laureate for Economics

Thaler and the rise of behavioral economics.

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neuroeconomics

Neuroeconomics: A Primer

It's just behavioural science, really, But what a great name.

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facts and checking them

Facts don’t matter

Is there such a thing as too much education?

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fact-checking trump

Why fact-checking can’t stop Trump’s lies

A youtube clip that you should check out.

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art investing

How Art Gets Its Value

How investors decide whether an artwork is worth it.

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the economics of life in abundance

The Economics of Life In Abundance

Is there a less economic answer to the economic problem of scarcity?

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