Lynne Kiesling Because that’s what it looks like to me. And to Jim Lucier of Prudential Securities, who took the words right out of my mouth on Tuesday’s Kudlow & Company. In all of the commentary and analysis that I have read, very few people believe that this bill will do anything constructive to remove … More Rent Seeking: Is The Energy Bill Really A Farm Bill? … More Rent Seeking: Is The Energy Bill Really A Farm Bill?
Lynne Kiesling While we’re on the subject of contracting and incentives in sports … Khazak cyclist Alexandre Vinokourov is leaving team T-Mobile for Spanish team Liberty-Seguros. “Vino” came in fifth in the Tour last week and third in 2003. As contracting and team dynamics go, cycling teams are a fascinating subject for study. Vino is … More More Sports Contracts: Cycling Teams … More More Sports Contracts: Cycling Teams
Lynne Kiesling For new institutional economists, the NHL is a multi-dimensional laboratory right now. The six-year labor agreement signed last Friday, including team-level salary caps and revenue sharing, has spurred a flurry of contract buyouts. The Yahoo Sports NHL news archive since Saturday has been full of stories of teams buying out contracts of their … More New Nhl Rule Proposals: Incentive Effects … More New Nhl Rule Proposals: Incentive Effects