Posts Tagged ‘regulated monopolies’

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    Getting More Power

    Jul 8, 12 • 182 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic History, Financial Markets, Regulation, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    After Hurricane Irene last August, I lost my electricity for 8 days. Then, only weeks later, after a surprise snow storm, all over again, 8 days without power.  Facing a similar plight last week, economist Arnold Kling asked why the lights were out for so