Posts Tagged ‘stairs’

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    Changing Homes

    Jun 26, 12 • 205 Views • Behavioral Economics, Economic History, Economic Humor, Households, Innovation, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Economically, stairs are costly. When people fall, they stay home from work. Their medical bills climb. Your odds? Author Bill Bryson, in At Home, states that we will probably trip on stairs once in every 2,222 times that we use them, experience a painful