Nathaniel Ward

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Friday Links: How Well Are You Marketing?

Over-​​mailing your e-​​mail list; fundraising benchmarks; China’s real estate bubble; union jokes; and Alex Ovechkin’s performance.

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Monday Links: Artificial Scarcity

Photo: Flickr/​​Jason Lawrence How a cab medallion system is counterproductive: it introduces artificial scarcity and distorts drivers’ incentives. Russ Roberts points out that Japan’s fuel shortages are no mystery and that the solution isn’t more regulation. Shortages are a result of price controls that keep a scare product artificially inexpensive. Some fancy CSS work by Josh […]

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Tuesday Links

The spending freeze; neoconservatism; Citizens United; and Conan O’Brien.

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