Effective Philanthropic Aid and the Solow Growth Model

Lynne Kiesling For the past year and a half a lot of my mental bandwidth has been dedicated to learning how to teach principles of macroeconomics. It’s harder than you think, and harder than I thought; yes, every academic economist should be able to teach it in terms of the knowing the material, but that’s … More Effective Philanthropic Aid and the Solow Growth Model

Southwest Airlines’s Hedges

Michael Giberson “We don’t know where the price of crude is going to be,” says [Southwest Airlines’s Chris] Monroe. But, he adds, “I think we have to be generally bullish just because we’re trying to protect against an increase … So we have a little bit of a bias that prices may go higher.” He … More Southwest Airlines’s Hedges