Rapier on Bloom Energy: Hype is a Two-edged Sword

Michael Giberson Robert Rapier on Bloom Energy. ┬áJumping straight to the end, his conclusion: Bloom Energy looks like both Plug Power and Range Fuels to me. It is a company that is attempting to produce energy cheaper than all those who came before using known technology – and using hype to attract investors. And if … More Rapier on Bloom Energy: Hype is a Two-edged Sword

Girl Scout Cookie Price Gouging?

Michael Giberson Michael Finney observes that Girl Scout cookies sell at different prices in different locations, and he asks (tongue in cheek), is it “Girl Scout cookie price gouging?” No, actually it is more like “zone pricing“ price discrimination – setting the price to a level that the local market will bear. (EDITED, see comments … More Girl Scout Cookie Price Gouging?