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Ad attacks 'radical' backers of minimum-pay hike - Boston Globe
Boston GlobeAd attacks 'radical' backers of minimum-pay hikeBoston GlobeWellesley College economics professor Julie Matthaei is a Marxist living in a modern-day commune in Cambridge who has carved out an academic niche questioning the status quo. She is unapologetic about her beliefs, describing herself on her Wellesley ...
The Nonsensical Economics of Hospital Pricing - Forbes
The Nonsensical Economics of Hospital PricingForbesIn a well-functioning market, prices are set to cover all costs plus a competitive return on capital and reflect basic economic concepts of value and scarcity. Such economic logic does not apply to prices in the health care industry â€“ especially for ...and more »
Economics Daily Digest: What is the GDP of the internet? - Daily Kos
Economics Daily Digest: What is the GDP of the internet?Daily KosRoosevelt Institute Senior Fellow and Chief Economist Joseph Stiglitz explains why technological innovation has little effect on measurements of economic success, even though most agree that it improves quality of life. This is What a Job in the U.S.'s ...