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Daily Archive for March 28th, 2008

Get Your Grades In … Or Else

Registar at Florida State charges professors $10 per late grade. I am a fan of using the price system to align incentives. However, I wonder what some of the unintended consequences of this policy might be? Especially when you are reading your 100th essay in a row on the same exact topic …

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I propose that anyone who is opposed to the offshoring of jobs and who uses that notion as a scare tactic to gain political favor also be opposed to the inshoring of jobs as well. Matthew Slaughter, in an OpEd in yesterday’s WSJ, reminds us that, In 2005, insourcing companies employed nearly 5.1 million Americans, […]

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