Isaac M. Morehouse

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Keep Them Down, Keep Them Dependent

How to prevent the young and poor from succeeding

JULY 30, 2014 by ISAAC M. MOREHOUSE

We can keep dynamic, low-cost young workers from outcompeting us in the marketplace, but only if we work together.

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Everything Is Modular . . . Is Governance Next?

DECEMBER 16, 2013 by ISAAC M. MOREHOUSE

It's a mashup world. The modular thinking underlying this ever-changing reconfiguration of genres, media, and franchises could also shake up the top-down world of governance.

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Fantasy Football, Opportunity Cost, and Comparative Advantage

NOVEMBER 07, 2012 by ISAAC M. MOREHOUSE

Don't let the "fantasy" in fantasy football fool you: The game illustrates some crucial points about opportunity costs and comparative advantage. Isaac Morehouse has been keeping score.

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December 2014

Unfortunately, educating people about phenomena that are counterintuitive, not-so-easy to remember, and suggest our individual lack of human control (for starters) can seem like an uphill battle in the war of ideas. So we sally forth into a kind of wilderness, an economic fairyland. We are myth busters in a world where people crave myths more than reality. Why do they so readily embrace untruth? Primarily because the immediate costs of doing so are so low and the psychic benefits are so high.
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