Would someone please check the price of bread in Connecticut? Another zone pricing post

Michael Giberson Would someone please check current prices for bread in the towns of Greenwich, Port Chester, and Stamford, Connecticut? A December 23 story in the Greenwich Time notes the arrival, finally, of gasoline prices below $2/gallon in Greenwich, “after weeks of being surrounded by less-than-$2 in gas in municipalities such as Stamford and Port … More Would someone please check the price of bread in Connecticut? Another zone pricing post

The Blagojevich saga: the psychology of power, and rent-seeking

Lynne Kiesling Two items have kept my attention over the holidays with respect to the Blagojevich fiasco. First, back when the story first broke, our local NPR station interviewed my colleague Adam Galinsky on the psychology of power. Adam’s research is fascinating, and in this interview he communicates very effectively how positions of power affect … More The Blagojevich saga: the psychology of power, and rent-seeking

Hints about the value of smart grid technologies

Michael Giberson Via the New York Time‘s Green, Inc. blog, a story from a community newspaper in Massachusetts describing adaptations to the loss of power during the recent snow and ice storms that covered the area. In one case a man pressed his Prius into service as an emergency generator, a feature likely to become … More Hints about the value of smart grid technologies