My Take on Today’s International News

Egyptian protestors at the margin  — the free rider problem arises in Egypt  — who is willing to fight the fight?

China’s investments in green tech and biomedical research will accelerate progress in the United States.  Ideas are public goods but the public appears to embrace the “zero sum game” cage match logic.

Author: Matthew E. Kahn

Professor of Economics at UCLA.

4 thoughts on “My Take on Today’s International News”

  1. Who is willing to fight the fight?

    You mean like half the country!

    <a>'We have come together to stop the looting of our country by this regime' Every single person I know is out there; people who have never been on protests are wrapping scarves round their faces and learning that sniffing vinegar helps you get through teargas

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