Posts Tagged ‘supply’

  • Tesla Licensing Restrictions

    Why Should Tesla Stay in New Jersey?

    Apr 17, 14 • 356 Views • No Comments

    At my local New Jersey shopping mall, there is a Tesla store… I think. It might have closed. During the 1920s, the auto industry and local governments agreed that the way to sell a car was through a network of local dealers. As a result, most states...  [read more]

  • Is It Better to Outsource or Insource T-shirts?

    Supply and Demand: Who Responds to Fair Labor Practices?

    May 10, 13 • 578 Views • No Comments

    The Bangladesh building collapse tragedy led me to 3 types of news articles. I wonder what the impact is when you combine them. Please let me know your opinion. 1. Suppliers: Low Cost The cost attraction of Bangladesh has been tough to resist. At $40 a month,...  [read more]

  • Nutella Open Jar

    Demand and Supply: A Columbia Dining Hall

    Mar 9, 13 • 1167 Views • No Comments

    The Nutella-gate crisis at Columbia University is classic demand and supply. First the facts… A “creamier-than-peanut-butter, chocolate hazelnut spread from Italy, …” Nutella had been served in crepes on weekends at Columbia’s...  [read more]

  • Dynamic Pricing for Tickets Displays the Power of Prices

    Big Ten Tickets

    Dec 9, 12 • 302 Views • No Comments

    For $75 you can see all 9 Big Ten Conference basketball games…Maybe. Here’s the story. If you buy a Golden Ticket online from the Minnesota Golden Gophers, you can attend up to 9 Big Ten games but only if Minnesota wins every time you attend. If...  [read more]

  • Marijuana legalization is about demand, supply, market structure and cost benefit analysis.

    An Economic High?

    Nov 25, 12 • 473 Views • No Comments

    On November 6, Colorado voters resoundingly agreed that recreational use of marijuana would become legal. However, as Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper said, “…federal law still says marijuana is an illegal drug so don’t break out the Cheetos or...  [read more]