Running an Extra Lap? Think Again. Jun 11, 2015
We consider whether extra exercise is beneficial in light of recent studies.
Out-migration Economics May 28, 2015
DC's recent out-migration will likely have some economic ramifications.
How Much Does a Meal Cost? Apr 29, 2015
Here, we examine Soylent as a unique example of opportunity cost.
Economic Principles Delivered By Amazon Apr 22, 2015
We explore how Amazon has utilized time preferences to develop a competitive advantage.
Top 10: Best Mobile Economic Apps for 2015 Mar 30, 2015
We take a look at the best mobile apps for economics enthusiasts.
Basic Principles of Exchange Rates Mar 19, 2015
With Spring Break just around the corner, we explain some basic principles of exchange rates for those planning trips outside the US.
Does an Oscar Win Correlate with a Pay Bump? Feb 12, 2015
Here, we examine whether an Oscar nomination or win correlates with an increase (or decrease) in an actor's salary following the Academy Awards.
The Important Role of Carnitas in Brand Loyalty Feb 5, 2015
In the wake of Chipotle's "carnitas crisis" we take a look the company's committment to brand loyalty.
Just in time for Super Bowl XLIX, we consider some economics behind ticket pricing in sports.
7 Economic Terms You Need to Know in 2015 Jan 22, 2015
2015 is already shaping up to be a big year for the economy. Here, we identify 7 terms to help you navigate this year's economic landscape.