Statistics Canada again tried to explain the productivity slowdown of the last two decades.
Cash transactions are fastest, with a mean completion time of 15 seconds.
Back then, many countries including Germany, Japan and the United States embraced List’s tariff walls.
The “demand curve” starts high and then falls.
An argument you hear a lot these days is that if the state paid for daycare, then more mothers would enter the workforce.
Universities are actually eager to increase the proportion of female professors.
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Only surprises have real effects, Friedman argued, but their effects last only until people realize what’s going on.
The market moves for millions of reasons having to do with the calculations of millions of people.
If we're really smart, we understand we're not that smart.