Posts Tagged ‘American Recovery and Reinvestment Act’

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    The Apple I and the iPad

    Mar 19, 12 • 225 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Economic History, International Trade and Finance, Labor, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Steve Jobs had been pruning Gravenstein apple trees at the All One Farm and was on one of his “fruitarian diets” when he and Steve Wozniak tried to figure out a name for their new firm. Rejecting Matrix, Executek and Personal Computers Inc., Jobs

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    Who Do You Trust?

    Aug 5, 10 • 137 Views • Businesses, Economic Debates, Economic History, Economic Thinkers, Government, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Moderated by late show host Johnny Carson, there once was a TV show called “Who Do You Trust?” Initially aired during 1957, the quiz show had husbands (interesting–1950s version would have only husbands making the decision) deciding whether