ECONOMICS 200

Now that we have completed a good portion of Production Theory, it is time to identify the article you are to review for your Writing Assignment #2.

Flash News about a Summer 2016 WA Experiment! There will be two recent articles on the same topic for WA#2. Provides you with more opportunities to engage in critical analysis.

The first article comes from the recent May 14th edition of The Economist (www.economist.com) with the interesting title of A Fare Shake. Here is the link:

http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21698656-jacking-up-prices-may-not-be-only-way-balance-supply-and-demand-taxis?cid1=cust/ednew/t/bl/n/20160512n/owned/n/n/nwl/n/n/NA/n

The second article is from the May 13th edition of the Boston Globe (www.bostonglobde.com); hmm, not about the beloved Boston Bruins! Another interesting title of Hate surge pricing? It’s not all bad. Here is that link:

http://www.bostonglobe.com/business/technology/2016/05/13/hate-surge-pricing-not-all-bad/3fMwzgIZK6Thdc4RaOCIfO/story.html?s_campaign=email_BG_TodaysHeadline&s_campaign=

Enjoy reading and analyzing them!

Reminder: The deadline to submit to both BB and TI is Friday August 5th at 5pm.

Advice: Check that you can access the articles well in advance of the deadline.

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