Posts Tagged ‘public goods’

  • env eco

    Green Blog: Global Edition

    Feb 6, 13 • 224 Views • No Comments

    By Amy Tourgee, guest blogger, Kent Place School alumna and Environmental Studies undergraduate at Princeton University Hello to all from Kenya! For those of you who didn’t catch the postscript of my last blog, I am studying abroad here on a joint...  [read more]

  • The Congress and the Deficit

    Big Bird’s Issues

    Oct 11, 12 • 246 Views • No Comments

    All the talk about Big Bird and federal funding is really about 2 much bigger issues. 1. Discretionary Spending With proposed spending in the Obama 2013 budget at 3.7 trillion dollars, a tiny proportion–between 1 and 2 percent, goes to the Corporation...  [read more]

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    You’ve Got Mail?

    Mar 3, 12 • 273 Views • No Comments

    While the U.S. had postal services since the 1600s, Ben Franklin transformed the system. Appointed Deputy Postmaster for the Colonies by the British, he established our first home mail delivery system, diminished to a single day the letter delivery time...  [read more]