Posts Tagged ‘church bells’

  • Negative Externality Church Bells

    Church Bell Economics

    Dec 27, 13 • 563 Views • No Comments

    Irritated that church bells had been awakening them before 7 a.m., in 1879 a group of New Yorkers complained to the city Board of Health. They said the chimes violated Section 177 of the Sanitary Code and  endangered their health. Fast forward to 2013. A...  [read more]