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The Norwegian Welfare State

Comparing different nations on one single metric – say tax rates or health coverage or unemployment – is always dicey, especially when the economies are not similar. There are many variables at play and even the single metric you choose … Continue reading

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Know Your Boundaries

Nothing special here, just a “keep this in mind”… Oftentimes misunderstandings arise from the way something is framed. One framing problem involves setting the boundary conditions for the investigation or discussion. The economics concept of externalities is a well-known boundary … Continue reading

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