Five reporters stumbled on what seems like a basic question: What is money? The unsettling answer they found: Money is fiction. [Hat tip to FinanceProfessor.com]
Content: Multimedia Content | Source: NPR | Subjects: Economics, Finance
Why should you avoid using the word “spacious” if you’re trying to sell your house? What does Paul Feldman’s bagel delivery business teach us about corporate corruption? Is there a way to bet on the horses and consistently win? Economist Steven Levitt shares some unconventional insight from his book, Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything.
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Content: Article | Author: Steven D. Levitt | Source: NPR | Subject: Economics