Posts Tagged ‘pigeon racing’

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    Pricey Pigeons

    Feb 3, 12 • 130 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Economic History, Households, International Trade and Finance, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Money and Monetary Policy, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    At the Paradise Pigeon auction in Belgium, a Dutch breeder sold a female pigeon to a Chinese shipbuilder for $328,000. Purchased to breed rather than race, Dolce Vita (the bird) will enable Hu Zhen Yu, also the owner of a pigeon racing group, to elevate China...