Posts Tagged ‘priority seating’

  • Sometimes Flying Costs More Than Money

    Jul 14, 12 • 130 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Labor, Regulation, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    What to do when you’ve paid extra for an aisle seat and a person asks you to switch with his wife so that they can sit next to each other? Do you say yes or endure his irritation through the entire flight? Watching, an economist might have cited a negative...

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    What Should Not Be Sold?

    Apr 28, 12 • 135 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Economic Thinkers, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Assume you just learned that your mother paid someone to write the (warm and loving) toast she expressed at your wedding. Is that okay? During Bloomberg radio’s On the Economy, referring to a purchased wedding toast, Harvard professor Michael Sandel...