What do Car Explosions and Vaccines have in common?

Simple supply and demand model showing changes in an example “widget” market before and after product liability is erased, and after a government mandate, setting quantity sold: A few sources: Delong, Gayle. Conflicts of interest in vaccine safety research. Accountability in Research, 19, 65-88. Delong, Gayle. A positive association found between autism prevalence and childhood … More What do Car Explosions and Vaccines have in common?

Polygamy and the “Market for Marriage”

Transcript: I was watching the t.v. series “Escaping Polygamy” the other day and the living conditions of the polygamist wives was disgusting—many of them live in studio or one-bedroom run-down apartments, some without heat. That was bad, but their schedules were WORSE—up at 5am, cooking, cleaning, sewing, and 3 hours of PROPHET worshiping a day. … More Polygamy and the “Market for Marriage”