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    Marginal Utility: Charging Extra For Weight

    Apr 5, 13 • 159 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Developing Economies, Economic Debates, Economic History, Health Care, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    On Samoa Airlines, weight makes a big difference. With small planes and passengers that tend to be large, Samoa Air has begun to charge passengers by the kilogram (42 cents a pound). They say that knowing weight beforehand lets them appropriately configure...