Posts Tagged ‘Governor Cuomo’

  • The opportunity Cost of Natural Gas

    What is the Real Natural Gas Trade off?

    Jul 2, 14 • 520 Views • No Comments

    Our occasional Wednesday environment focus When you discuss natural gas, do you refer to the environment, the economy or the law? Just mention natural gas to some of my friends and they focus on the environment. Concerned about the impact of the process...  [read more]

  • Brooklyn Bridge Tolls and Congestion Pricing

    The Costs and Benefits of Bridge Shopping

    Dec 4, 13 • 400 Views • No Comments

    Are you a bridge shopper? Manhattan is an island. Linked by bridges and tunnels to other NYC boroughs and NJ, it can be expensive to access…or it can be free. It all depends on your route. And therein lies the problem. To enter Manhattan via a free...  [read more]

  • How much should cities plan for the storm of the century?

    Hurricane Sandy Stories

    Nov 6, 12 • 380 Views • No Comments

    Just some notes today about close-to-home Hurricane Sandy economics. Trees: Walking down my NJ street, I stopped to talk with 2 gentleman in a truck from Gainesville, Florida. They said they did tree work and had driven the 1000 miles to look for business....  [read more]

  • Decisions Have An Opportunity Cost That Require Tradeoffs

    Guns or Yogurt?

    Aug 26, 12 • 354 Views • No Comments

    It appears that the New York State legislature will soon experience a clash between gun producers and gun control advocates. These quotes sum it all up: A Remington employee: “In my eyes, Remington goes away, Ilion goes away.” A gun control...  [read more]