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The hidden economic rules behind Tinder, marriage, kidneys, and college admissions

Stanford University’s Alvin Roth is a very rare thing: An economist who saves lives.<p>The co-recipient of the 2012 economics Nobel got his prize, in part, for helping to fix a long-standing problem with the market for kidney donations. Often family and friends were willing donors for someone who …

University of Chicago

5 Reasons to Worry About Deflation

The deflation scare is back, as Jon Hilsenrath and Brian Blackstone report on the front page of <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. It’s worth taking a moment to …

The Real Reason Californians Can't Water Their Lawns

In response to the ongoing drought, California Governor Jerry Brown has set limits on urban water use—ordering cuts of as much as 25 percent. Cities …