The 25 Best Economics Podcasts Of 2022

Listed below are the top 25 Economics Podcasts of 2022. We’ve been putting in the research and sparking our curiosity since we started the list back in 2016. Since then, our annual catalog has only grown in popularity. Our list isn’t ranked in any particular … Read more

Top 100 Economics Blogs of 2022

Welcome, and thank you for joining us for the 5th annual Top Economics Blogs list! We are happy, once again, to introduce to you a freshly updated list of economics blogs for 2020.

The Gig Economy

The concept of a gig economy (or sharing economy) is engraved in our human instinct. Cooperative structures that include sharing, individual choices, gifting and swapping are a basic part of any community.

Microtransactions in Video Games

Microtransactions are in-game purchases that unlock specific features or gives the user special abilities, characters or content. The purchases are virtual. The cost of these transactions can range from $0.99 to $99 (possibly even more).

Uber Price Discrimination Strategy

Uber employs two different strategies to maximize how much consumers are willing to spend (i.e., capturing the excessive and otherwise unattainable consumer surplus).

Economics of Buying vs Renting a Textbook

As a college student, textbooks form one of the largest percentages of expenses (excluding tuition and housing). When does it make sense to buy and when does it make sense to rent?