Posts Tagged ‘New York City’

  • Jimmy Fallon NYS tax incentives

    Law & Order and Jimmy Fallon

    Feb 20, 14 • 242 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Entertainment, Government, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    States can use taxes for more than revenue. Our story begins when NYC lost the $79 million that Law & Order generated annually because NBC cancelled the show. Just feeding the actors for 14 years meant $1.5 million to David’s Gourmet Catering and

  • 19th Century Urban Transport Was An Environmental Problem

    Green New Yorkers

    Feb 19, 12 • 185 Views • Behavioral Economics, Economic Debates, Environment, Government, Households, Regulation, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Think about life in the city. A one-bedroom apartment might have 1000 square feet located next to several other similar dwellings and all are heated and cooled by the same source. You walk nearby to get your groceries and take the subway or bus to work or