#OTD 1943 Danish resistence to the Holocaust

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@Bryan_Caplan at his absolute best

From https://www.econlib.org/archives/2009/08/denmark_and_swe_1.html

Why are French jobs so miserable and dangerous?

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Data extracted on 08 Mar 2017 01:49 UTC (GMT) from OECD.Stat

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Why no progress on the gender wage gap in @SenSanders’ favourite countries

gender gaps across the OECD

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College and post-graduate wage premium in the English speaking countries, France, S. Korea, Finland, Denmark, Norway and Sweden

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Source: Education at a Glance 2015, section 6.

Waiting for the permits to come in: business start-up fees and lost output waiting in Europe and North America

Expediting the processing of permits can actually make quite a difference to firm start-up costs even in countries with few barriers to starting up a business.

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Source: Markus Poschke (2011) Entry regulation: Still costly | VOX, CEPR’s Policy Portal.

Note: The value of time is set to a business day’s output per day of waiting time at 22 business days per month.

Actual and synthetic real per capita GDP and real per worker GDP in the 1973 EU enlargement

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Source: How rich nations benefit from EU membership | VOX, CEPR’s Policy Portal.

@BernieSanders nothing is free in Denmark

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Source: Brutal Meme Reveals Truth About European Socialist Countries? : snopes.com.

The cost of starting a business in Europe and North America

These measures including the full cost of starting a business. Not only are official fees included, the opportunity cost of the waiting times for various permits are issued are added as well.

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Source: Markus Poschke, Entry regulation: Still costly | VOX, CEPR’s Policy Portal (2011).

Note: The value of time is set to a business day’s output per day of waiting time at 22 business days per month.

 

@BernieSanders @GrantRobertson1 why does anyone bother to work in #Denmark?

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