Sept. 21, 2013 · 1,468 views
Five articles to enjoy over the weekend, collected just for you.
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Poker Face by Lady Gaga and Kids by MGMT are the same song? Say it ain't so!
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When freemium services ask customers to pay, they benefit from the endowment effect - one of many fun examples of how we all fail to live up to the perfectly rational expectations economists set for us.
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The economics of being a street performer in San Francisco.
April 23, 2013 · 23,857 views
When it comes to making decisions based on prices, people are easily manipulated.
Feb. 6, 2014 · 1,844 views
The life of a pilot is not as glamorous as it seems.
Feb. 13, 2014 · 1,515 views
A search engine that doesn't track your private data has been creating a lot of buzz lately.
Jan. 10, 2014 · 6,883 views
Priceonomics looks at research advocating a gradual weight loss process. Whose resolution is to lose 5 lbs over the next 3 years?
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Priceonomics fights back against bike thieves.
June 26, 2014 · 6,729 views
Do you want to squeeze this kitten? You're probably normal.
Dec. 30, 2013 · 5,111 views
Did you think America was the land of the medium-rare steak? If it ever was, it isn’t anymore.
May 21, 2013 · 1,517 views
When it comes time to nail down a definition of what people mean when they talk about company culture, however, the definitions are as standardized as definitions of art.
Aug. 13, 2013 · 3,645 views
Sixty percent of American businesses are incorporated in the tiny state of Delaware. Whether that's thanks to its friendly business culture or helpful tax loopholes depends on who you ask.
Oct. 17, 2013 · 36,513 views
Making a pilot for a new TV show can cost over $125,000 a minute. Netflix just paid $100 million for a new show, sight unseen. Why is finding the next hit show so darn expensive?
Feb. 14, 2014 · 3,179 views
In the 1990s, Yahoo was a really big deal. What can we learn from that?
April 4, 2014 · 455,554 views
UPS engineers map out routes for their drivers consisting of "a series of right-hand loops"
Jan. 30, 2014 · 8,678 views
How this startup went from the worst company in their Y Combinator batch to being near the top.
Feb. 28, 2013 · 14,205 views
Americans love pets, treat them as family members, and kill millions of them. Our relationship with pets seems to be an odd juxtaposition of compassion and cruelty.
May 6, 2013 · 517 views
Swimmers perform better when they feel indispensable to the success of a team than they do when racing merely for personal glory.
Aug. 19, 2013 · 20,164 views
It's controlling the supply of available domain names.
March 21, 2013 · 1,539 views
Every time you receive a paycheck, a big chunk is taken out. One of those big chunks is unemployment insurance.
April 12, 2013 · 617 views
But libertarians’ love of Bitcoin points to a question - does the world needs a currency like Bitcoin?
July 23, 2014 · 30,035 views
When a professional baseball player popularized the high five in the 1970s, his story revealed much more important contributions.
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