Monthly Archives: September 2014

Sunday Sound: Live at Jazz San Javier

2014 – Avishai Cohen: C# Minor Advertisements

The Marginal Rate of Substitution for beer …

… might be quite steep for customers at this bar (courtesy of the Chive):

The Economics of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

In case you’ve been living under a rock for the last month or so, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been a campaign to encourage donation to the ALS Association, an organization that provides support to those afflicted by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) – also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. The Ice Bucket Challenge has […]

3-minute lesson: Debt and the U.S. Federal Government

Here’s a 3-minute explainer courtesy of the Brookings Institute on the federal debt, whether we should be worried about the debt today (probably not), and whether we should be worried about it in the future (probably yes.)