Price Gouging in Literature: Little House on the Prairie’s “The Long Winter”

Michael Giberson Jeremy’s Blog at LDSLiberty.org comments on a price gouging episode in The Long Winter, the sixth book in the Little House on the Prairie series by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Due to a long winter of snow and storms, the people in the town of De Smet are at the point of starving.¬† Suddenly … More Price Gouging in Literature: Little House on the Prairie’s “The Long Winter”

Competitive Power Market in Texas Faces Supply Concerns. Now What?

Michael Giberson The question troubling some folks in Texas’s competitive power market:¬†Will Texas consumers want to consume more electric power than suppliers are able to supply? A resource adequacy review by ERCOT, the power system and market operator for most of the state, suggests that consumer demand may outstrip resources available as early as 2014. … More Competitive Power Market in Texas Faces Supply Concerns. Now What?