Flooding Up Economics explains business headlines using insights from economic theory to show how economic changes affect your daily life and policy discussions.
The first section of each post explains the issue, providing an explanation of the topic and discussion of relevant economic theories and debates. Ideally this section provides the reader with the necessary background to engage in an intelligent conversation about the subject, beyond economic platitudes.
The second section of a post is labeled: Analysis and provides the author’s personal opinion within the context of economics.
Throughout each post there are links to related news articles and research papers, these are meant to clarify or discuss certain points brought up in the posts. While linked articles may not be representative of Flooding Up Economics’ opinions and analysis, at the least each article linked has been vetted for accuracy and materiality. In this sense, they are recommended.
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