Posts Tagged ‘CEO pay’

  • Salary Secrecy

    Aug 23, 12 • 180 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Economic Thinkers, Households, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    What happens when everyone knows how much you earn? A Boulder, Colorado firm, has voluntarily decided to let workers check a spreadsheet and see what others take home. One employee said she likes it, even when she discovers someone earns more. “I am

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    Michael Lewis and the Extra Cookie

    Jun 27, 12 • 209 Views • Economic Humor, Education, UncategorizedNo Comments

    During his 2012 Princeton Baccalaureate Address, financial writer Michael Lewis describes a college psychology experiment in which students were divided into teams, each composed of 3 people with a randomly assigned a leader. Given a social problem like