Category Archives: market efficiency

Free To Choose 1980 – The Tyranny of Control – Markets

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The Economics of Pirates, Gypsies and Ordeals: Interview with Peter T. Leeson

Free To Choose 1980 – The Tyranny of Control – Hand Looms

McDonald’s Workers Just Lovin’ Their #ZeroHoursContracts @suemoroney @IainLG @FairnessNZ

Revealed preference rules. Not only do about half of unemployed turned down offers of zero hour contract jobs, those that switch from a zero hours contract to minimum hours are not much different from the number of people in these type of jobs who would be quitting to another job anyway.

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Source: McDonald’s Workers Are Just Lovin’ Their Zero Hours Contracts – Forbes and McDonald’s offer staff the chance to get off zero-hours contracts | UK news | The Guardian.

The Myth that ‘Buying Local’ Is Good for the Local Economy