Monthly Archives: November 2009

How to Make $55,000 by Giving Away Your Work – Digits – WSJ

How to Make $55,000 by Giving Away Your Work – Digits – WSJ. A self-described “information radical,” Ms. Paley argues that content should be free, while “containers” for content — such as DVDs — should be paid for. To bolster her argument, she disclosed how much she has made from her “free” film in a […]

BBC iPlayer – Business Daily: Future of economics

BBC iPlayer – Business Daily: Future of economics. Future of economics program about 17 mins. covers behavioral economics and the problems of economics in general. Based on Krugman’s critique. Related articles by Zemanta Wealthy Germans want to pay more taxes to help recovery (americablog.com)

MPAA Says Copyright-Treaty Critics Hate Hollywood | Threat Level | Wired.com

MPAA Says Copyright-Treaty Critics Hate Hollywood | Threat Level | Wired.com.

Norwegian Band Told It Can’t Post Its Own Music To The Pirate Bay, Even Though It Wants To | Techdirt

Norwegian Band Told It Can’t Post Its Own Music To The Pirate Bay, Even Though It Wants To | Techdirt.

Cultural Bent Hangs Over Oracle’s Battle for Sun – NYTimes.com

Cultural Bent Hangs Over Oracle’s Battle for Sun – NYTimes.com. At one level, the sharp exchanges fit a familiar pattern in antitrust disputes between Brussels and American technology companies, including Microsoft and Intel. The Americans tend to portray the European authorities as technically clueless bureaucrats, while the Europeans cast the big American businesses as arrogant […]

The Texas Tribune: A case study on non-profit news – Editors Weblog

The Texas Tribune: A case study on non-profit news – Editors Weblog.

Turn America into a nation of savers | csmonitor.com

Turn America into a nation of savers | csmonitor.com.

Why advertising needs behavioural economics – advertising news – Campaign

Why advertising needs behavioural economics – advertising news – Campaign. includes 9 examples of behav econ in practice

Telnor in Norway won’t block Pirate Bay

Image by biverson via Flickr IFPI Loses: Telenor Will Not Block The Pirate Bay | TorrentFreak. This March, IFPI – backed by several Hollywood movie companies – gave Telenor, Norway’s largest ISP, a warning: block your users from accessing The Pirate Bay within 14 days or we will take legal action. Without any legal basis, […]

Can Behavioral Economics Jump-Start Green Leadership? – Forbes.com

Can Behavioral Economics Jump-Start Green Leadership? – Forbes.com. Examples of policy that changes behaviors.