Supremo Vs. Invisible Hand: Battle over New Zealand Earthquake Recovery Approach

Michael Giberson Post-earthquake in New Zealand, a battle emergesĀ over the best system for rebuilding: Supremo vs. the Invisible Hand. Supremo has its backers: [Construction economist John Jackson said:] Rebuilding should be led by a “supremo”, such as a senior military officer with engineering corps experience, as was chosen for Darwin, and New Orleans after Hurricane … More Supremo Vs. Invisible Hand: Battle over New Zealand Earthquake Recovery Approach

On-line Clothing Reseller Cost Breakdown

Michael Giberson Complaints about online clothing resellers “preying” on their customers prompted one reseller to open up about the costs of doing business: A reseller friend of mine bought a dress at Anthropologie on first cut sale. The dress originally retailed for $138 and was marked down to $69.95. She listed the dress on eBay … More On-line Clothing Reseller Cost Breakdown