Posts Tagged ‘Larry David’

  • When a Buffet Problem Becomes a Tragedy

    Dec 6, 09 • 109 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    I just heard a perfect example of “the tragedy of the commons.” (defined yesterday) In a recent “Curb Your Enthusiasm”, during a dinner party, Larry David observed a friend depleting the caviar on a buffet table. Predictably, he...