November 17, 2015

Great Location + Great Marketing + Great Price = Sold! (in < 3 Days)

3103 E. Franklin Ave. in Minneapolis Attracts Multiple Offers I’d be hard-pressed to recall another home that looked as appealing online as 3103 East Franklin Avenue, just a block from the Mississippi River in Minneapolis’ Seward neighborhood. Buyers agreed:  the home — listed for $289,900 — attracted multiple offers, and sold this past weekend after less than...
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Flushing Two Centuries of Economic Theory, or, Never Mind About Human Rationality

Economist:  “Assume You Have a Can Opener”* Everything I learned about economics at Stanford turned out to be useless. In fact, worse than useless, because it was wrong, and therefore had to be flushed (unlearned). (Sorry, Mom; sorry, Dad.  Thankfully, not everything I learned in college was for naught.) Economics’ Dark Age In Stanford’s defense,...
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