Day: March 26, 2017

Oil Prices

 essay: Oil Pricesessay?, When oil prices hit record levels, many people look for a scapegoat, and hugely profitable oil companies are an easy target. Even so, the typical political “solutions” overlook the crucial role that market prices play in resource allocation, both among competing uses in…

The Yellow Wallpaper

???The Yellow Wallpaper??? of Oppression and the Mind Charlotte Perkins Gilman Perkins Gilman wrote ???The Yellow Wallpaper??? in 1892, before the big women??™s rights movement and in a patriarchal era, especially in America. The story involves a woman writer, like Gilman, who is ill and slowly…

If Markets Are So Great, Why Are There Firms

essay:If Markets Are So Great, Why Are There Firms? 15%essay When I teach political economy, I start with the neoclassical theory of consumption, and then cover production. And I show students how miraculous is it that the actions of millions of people who have never met…

The Yellow Wallpaper

Since her husband tells her over and over again that she is sick, the narrator starts to personally believe it herself. The narrator lost all personal beliefs and feelings she had, and replaced them with those of her family members. The relationship shown throughout the novel…