Tag Archives: Civics

Why bother to vote?

Unless you have never had, or lost, the right to vote you may never know how valuable a vote can be. As much of America has the chance today to head to the polls again, for midterm Congressional elections, the … Continue reading

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Come on and take a free ride

I loved the music of Edgar Winter, but that is a mere aside. So, listen to his song and enjoy the Drake and Josh video. My wife, also an economist, knows about the principles of free riding. But, because of … Continue reading

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Which way to turn?

As if it wasn’t enough that she mistimed her walk to the bus stop in the morning, and missed her intended bus to work. It had to be that the next bus due was running late. The morning heat was … Continue reading

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