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Market Failure: Public Goods

I had earlier touched on parks as a publicly managed benefit to society.  Without government intervention, or in absence of a government, parks would be owned by individuals and firms who would generally expect users to pay the full operating costs of maintaining those lands plus a neat profit.  385 more words

Market Failure

Just a little ramble...

I have alluded to the fact that some of these economic concepts, if not the whole bang lot(!), require assumptions to be made.  I have touched on going outside assumptions and introducing the reality of human irrationality (from an economic perspective).  171 more words

Market Failure

Adam Smith

Much is said about Adam Smith in the world of economics.  A Scottish economist from the late 18th century, this gentleman contributed highly to the foundation of modern economics. 317 more words

Pondering - being of social benefit.

Soul searching some more today with this glorious Sunday space. This is not very deep or anything, just a bit of unravelling.

Some emotions were triggered on holiday. 731 more words


ISEE দিয়ে বিভিন্ন সুযোগ সুবিধা!

ISEE হচ্ছে একটা সার্টিফিকেট যা আপনার অর্থনৈতিক অবস্থা নির্দেশ করে।  একটু সচেতন হলেই আমরা এর মাধ্যমে বিভিন্ন সামাজিক সুযোগ সুবিধা ভোগ করতে পারি। বিশেষ করে আপনারা যারা পরিবার নিয়ে ইতালিতে আছেন তারা নিজেদের জীবন যাত্রার মান আরো ভালো করতে পারেন। এবং যারা ফ্যামিলি ছাড়া ও  আছেন তারাও কিছু কৌশল অবলম্বন করলে অনেক সুবিধা গ্রহণ করতে পারেন। নিচে এমন কয়েকটি সুবিধা নিচে কয়েকটা উল্লেখ করছি– 20 more words


Building an Economy for a Living Earth

Building an Economy for a Living Earth

By Patricia M. DeMarco

April 5, 2017

            The distinguishing feature of man’s activities is that they have almost always          been undertaken with a viewpoint of short-range gain, without considering either       their impact on the earth or their long range effect upon ourselves. 2,044 more words

Natural Resources

What's the Story?

baaaaaaah.  After meeting our mentor (Alex at limegreentangerine) I’ve felt a little pushed back.  I feel like our idea has revolved around saying really positive things like ‘engagement’ and ‘student interaction’ but our lack of ideas about anything to do with an outcome have reared their head.  397 more words