Posts Tagged ‘toys’

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    Giraffes and Levis

    Mar 8, 12 • 107 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Households, International Trade and Finance, Macroeconomic Measurement, UncategorizedNo Comments

    French fashion, food, wine and now a French giraffe. Most French moms buy Sophie for their newborns. Seven inches tall, with brown spots, black eyes and pink cheeks, she is just a rubber toy giraffe that squeaks. In French supermarkets, her price is $12. In...

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    Are X-Men Human?

    Dec 30, 11 • 124 Views • Demand, Supply, and MarketsNo Comments

    The U.S. government had to decide whether X-Men are human. Our story starts with the U.S. Customs office. Included in a very long list of items that enter the U.S. are “dolls” and “toys.” According to Customs officials, any figure that...