Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Mazi's Link O' the Day

People respond to incentives. That's one of your first lessons in any introductory economics class. Well, here's a real life example of that. You impose a tax on paper bags, and people start to use reusable ones:

http://www.taxfoundation.org/blog/show/26946.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+TaxPolicyBlog+(Tax+Foundation+-+Tax+Foundation's+%22Tax+Policy+Blog%22)

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