Posts Tagged ‘price discrimination’

  • The ROI From College

    Human Capital: The Cost of College

    Aug 24, 13 • 180 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Thinkers, Education, Financial Markets, GovernmentNo Comments

    Explaining his proposal to make colleges more “accountable and affordable,” President Obama said we need some criteria to rate schools. Why? Measures that would include tuition, graduation numbers, and the proportion of enrolled lower income...

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    Coupon Economics

    Apr 16, 11 • 120 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    When Starbucks raised its prices during the beginning of 2010, it lowered the price of a tall regular to $1.70. But, if you wanted a splash of foam, a shot of espresso, or a touch of flavor, the addition could be expensive. For a triple grande soy vanilla...