Category Archives: Concepts

Fascism and Saving for College

[Update 20150128] I guess this means my concerns about fascism are overblown. No, no, I don’t think so. *** In an article by the always perceptive Megan McArdle, Uncle Sam Is Coming After Your Savings, she writes: As I observed … Continue reading

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The Curley Effect

Through a long, tangled web of references, the Curley Effect is explained thusly. As defined by Harvard scholars Edward L. Glaeser and Andrei Shleifer in a famous 2002 article, the Curley effect (named after its prototype, James Michael Curley, a … Continue reading

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