Posts Tagged ‘incentives’

  • More Than a Price

    Dec 27, 09 • 105 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Listening to a wonderful Radio Lab (WNYC 10/09/09) podcast on Numbers, I started to think about a comment about what you can learn from a gas pump. $1.40? Maybe a teenager with little to spend. $10.04? Probably a cash payment but the attendant did not turn...

  • A Sick Health Care Bill?

    Dec 26, 09 • 108 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Reading the Concord Colition’s 15 page assessment of health care reform provides a sound sense of the questions I would like to ask. http://www.concordcoalition.org/files/uploaded-pdfs/1223FinalHealthCarebrief.pdf 1. Does it matter that people who fund...