Economic Coloring Books

To what extent are you a freshwater or saltwater economist? Several coloring books might help you decide. But first, some background… The original homes of the freshwater economists were the Uni…

Irrational Expectations

Let’s say that you purchased the house in which you now live during 1997 for the average national price, $171,900. With housing prices steadily rising, by 2006, a neighbor’s house would ha…

Nobel Cash

If you win a Nobel Prize, you get a cash prize of approximately $1.5 million. The size of that prize relates to how well the foundation that manages Alfred Nobel’s endowment has fared.  Acc…

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