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Classical Utilitarianism and Distributive Justice

I watched this vid in the excellent video series, Moral Foundations of Politics.

Professor Shapiro seems to misunderstand or misstate (I’ll go with misstate) the concept of… 52 more words

A2 Revision - Marginal Utility Theory

With the A2 exam not far away I thought it appropriate to post something on Marginal Utility. This is usually a multiple-choice question and part of an essay. 497 more words


Gendernomics: The marginal utility

When it comes to economics, marginal utility a good or service is the added benefit gained from an increase in consumption or loss experienced from a decrease in consumption of a good and service. 1,312 more words


INGRAINED: 319 North 11th Street

Ingrained, currently on view at Automat, is an installation by Abby King and Marie Manski devoted to the exploration of the 319 North 11th Street building in Philadelphia and the unique community of artist run spaces that have sprung up there in recent years. 500 more words



Have you been to any buffet? Did you like it? That’s not a very good question, I mean who doesn’t love a buffet?

There are usually two kinds of people, one who goes to a buffet and eats the normal amount, and other one (with me included) who doesn’t eat anything from the start of the day because obviously it’s an ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BUFFET! 490 more words


Newcomb's Paradox, One-Boxing and the Marginal Utility of Money

A very intelligent artificial intelligence (AI) presents you with two boxes: box A is transparent and box B is painted with a thick coat of black paint. 1,872 more words


Throw Out Your TV

by S.A. Prince

There’s probably one in your living room, basement, kitchen and/or bedroom. If you have kids, they probably have one in their room too. 489 more words