Sketchbook for 02/06/18

Immigration

Do Immigrants Import Their Economic Destiny?

Why Open Borders is a Dangerous Idea

Twitter thread from Lyman Stone on immigration

Regional Business Cycles

Regional vs Global Business Cycles

Measuring Business Cycles Intra-Synchronization in US

Industrial Organization

Spirit Airlines v. Northwest Airlines (pdf)

Two-Sided Markets – Markets where firms need buyers on both side, e.g. Nintendo needs to attract gamers to attract developers to make games for Nintendo to sell. (Note this actually isn’t the best example because Nintendo does a lot of first party development compared with other game companies.)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s