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The point of tipping

(credit: Lea Latumahina BY CC) An old and persistent custom offers rich insight in our profound economic nature I have to start with an embarrassing confession. On my very first business trip to the US, having arrived on a Saturday evening, … Continue reading

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Save us from Commodification

Is increasing commodification a problem, and if so, can behavioural economics help avert it? Is the massive growth of the so-called sharing economy, typified by the likes of Uber and AirBnB, a sign of a trend towards a more closely … Continue reading

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