Sunday , April 21 2019
Home / T. Cowen: Marginal Revolution / Missing markets in everything?

Missing markets in everything?

Summary:
Or do the offer curves simply not intersect?: Just over half of Americans between the ages of 18 and 34 — 51 percent of them — said they do not have a steady romantic partner, according to data from the General Social Survey released this week. That 2018 figure is up significantly from 33 percent in 2004 — the lowest figure since the question was first asked in 1986 — and up slightly from 45 percent in 2016. Here is the story, via the excellent Kevin Lewis. The post Missing markets in everything? appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

Topics:
Tyler Cowen considers the following as important: ,

This could be interesting, too:

Tyler Cowen writes Families and social networks don’t always help stroke victims

Tyler Cowen writes Are volunteers better fighters?

Tyler Cowen writes Baseball umpires are not so great, and older umpires are much worse

Tyler Cowen writes Solve for the (tri-state) equilibrium

Or do the offer curves simply not intersect?:

Just over half of Americans between the ages of 18 and 34 — 51 percent of them — said they do not have a steady romantic partner, according to data from the General Social Survey released this week. That 2018 figure is up significantly from 33 percent in 2004 — the lowest figure since the question was first asked in 1986 — and up slightly from 45 percent in 2016.

Here is the story, via the excellent Kevin Lewis.

The post Missing markets in everything? appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

Tyler Cowen
Tyler Cowen is an American economist, academic, and writer. He occupies the Holbert C. Harris Chair of economics as a professor at George Mason University and is co-author, with Alex Tabarrok, of the popular economics blog Marginal Revolution. Cowen and Tabarrok have also ventured into online education by starting Marginal Revolution University. He currently writes the "Economic Scene" column for the New York Times, and he also writes for such publications as The New Republic, the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Newsweek, and the Wilson Quarterly.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *