20/08/2013 Rhys Williams Articles Browse: Cambridge Econ Tripos | Lessons | Everyday Economics Here is a list of our Economic Articles (starting from the most recent): Why do we need to work Labour Matching Models Search Markets The Credit Channel What is Social Ontology and Why Should Economists Care? Negative Interest Rates and the Zero Lower Bound The Relationship Between Debt and Growth GDP Data Revisions The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: A Summary Economic Growth – Where does it come from? Marshallian Industrial Districts and the Rise of the Internet Brief: Cannibalisation Strategic Pricing What is the WACC? Quantitative Easing Bourgeoisie Capitalism Cognitive Biases Efficiency Paul Mason’s Post-Capitalism Post-Keynesianism Part II What is hysteresis? An Introduction to Post-Keynesianism Why is Osborne adamant on a budget surplus? The Economic Implications of a Greek Default Was OPEC’s price increase inflationary or deflationary? What is a Cobb-Douglas Function? Yap and the Stone Currency Rai Jeonse Expansionary Fiscal Contraction Hypothesis Why worry about having a low domestic exchange rate? US Default Maths with Price Elasticity Privatisation – Good or Bad? Tax Avoidance Why is Competition Good? Big Mac Index Limitations of the Concentration Ratio Marginal Costs Why Average Revenue is the same as the Demand Curve Limit Pricing The Transmission Mechanism Methods to Spot Collusion Why does the UK Government have such low interest rates on its debt? The Importance of Confidence in the Economy Discuss Whether a Concentrated Economy is Necessarily Anti-Competitive Commuters or Pensioners? Are Large or Small Companies More Successful? Can Addiction be Rational? Evaluate Macroeconomic Policies Which may be used to Reduce the Level of Unemployment in the UK Discuss the View that the Internet is Making Markets that are Nearer to the Model of Perfect Competition Japan’s Lost Decade US Debt Crisis Specialisation and Division of Labour Extended Property Rights The Costs and Distributional Effects of Unemployment Case Study: Kraft’s Hostile Acquisition of Cadbury’s A Brief Analysis of the EU Debt Crisis Why Tesco’s is Launching a Price War Price Discrimination: Motorway Service Stations Why Does the NHS Continue to Look After Old People? Everyday Economics Intro As Seen on TV Why are Consumer Prices Generally Higher in Urban Areas than in Rural Areas?