Posts Tagged ‘Harvard’

  • Grade Inflation Bubble

    Problems With Grade Deflation

    Feb 13, 14 • 405 Views • No Comments

    The number of hours we study is down and our grades are up. Between 1961 and 2003, full time college students diminished their study time from 40 to 27 hours a week. And yet, they have been getting higher grades. In 1940, 15% of all students got A’s. In...  [read more]

  • economic video humor

    Risk and Reward

    Mar 1, 12 • 321 Views • No Comments

    By Mira Korber, guest blogger. The other night I went to a classical music performance and listened to a talented but rather odd cellist. He appeared to be wearing chef’s pants underneath his concert attire; I noticed white kitchen trousers billowing...  [read more]