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Could hacking competitions help the public understand economics?

Last weekend the Indian government ran a very interesting experiment – a ‘hackathon’ designed to encourage economic growth in the country. The hackathon was a 32-hour competition where young software developers, designers, and filmmakers competed to win a cash prize … Continue reading

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C2C: Customers can help each other

Everyone in the service sector knows about the acronyms B2C and B2B – business-to-customer and business-to-business. It describes the nature of a business; are they marketing goods or services to end consumers – like a retailer – or to other … Continue reading

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