Posts Tagged ‘demand’

  • Is the Market Ethical?

    Jan 12, 10 • 466 Views • No Comments

    Some people believe that government should control areas that we consider most valuable while others say precisely the opposite. The “war” between government believers and market believers was evident in Saturday’s Wall Street Journal.......  [read more]

  • Cheap Health Care!

    Jan 2, 10 • 475 Views • No Comments

    A recent “Investor’s Business Daily” article includes a great graph. Downward sloping, the graph represents health care spending by consumers. While aggregate spending skyrockets, individuals are paying less out of pocket.......  [read more]

  • Who Should Get A Kidney?

    Dec 23, 09 • 435 Views • No Comments

    Some say that it is unethical to pay someone for a kidney while others say it is unethical to use a method (a government list) that makes fewer donor organs available. As always, choosing is refusing. The debate continues in a recent NY Times article:......  [read more]

  • Island Economy

    Mar 17, 07 • 447 Views • No Comments

    I’m sitting on the beach and looking to the left I see MASSIVE ships sailing up to the beach. Honestly, it hasn’t hit me until now that islands and other destinations survive because of tourism. With eight cruise ships and multiple hotels, there......  [read more]

  • Girl Scout Cookies

    Mar 5, 07 • 486 Views • No Comments

    Have you ever realized the craze that girl scout cookies have caused? Whenever I hear those three words I jump at the chance to order them. Money really is no object. I end up with enough boxes to last me a year. I looked in the freezer yesterday and found......  [read more]