economics

2/20/13 Gil's LotD: Babysitting co-op

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capitol_Hill_Babysitting_Co-op This babysitting co-op makes for an excellent example of how monetary and fiscal policy work.

4/17/07 Gil's LotD

4/17/07 Gil's LotD
http://www.glumbert.com/media/supermarket
Supermarket 2.0.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/17025280@N00/sets/72157600038845249/detail/
The plagues done with Peeps!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kUldGc06S3U
US Real Estate prices, adjusted for inflation, shown as a roller
coaster.

3/4/07 Gil's LotD

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gift_economy Not a barter economy, a gift economy: everyone gives gifts!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia There's a phobia for the number 666!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiramis%C3%B9 Tiramisu is a dessert popular in Northern Italy.

1/29/06 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD
http://www.local6.com/money/5882517/detail.html Weird warning labels.
http://www.introecon.com/ An entire econ textbook for free on the internet.

10/11/04 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD
http://www.vex.net/~smarry/oldbbs/bread.html A humerous poem about economics and bread.

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