Economists on Parenting

Economists have a unique view about lots of issues. Parenting is one of them. This is a collection of economists writing about parenting experiences.


No business built on teenager demand is sustainable

This is a law of business you can take to the bank


Child Labor or Virtuous Chores?

How my nine year old runs laundry for 8.


For the last month and a half my nine year old son has successfully maintained the…


The Lego Movie is the Ultimate Parenting Story

CAUTION: SPOILERS AHEAD


Yes, there really are spoilers. This is one of those movies like ‘The Crying Game’ or ‘The…


How Ender’s Game, the movie, enhances Ender’s Game, the book


Yesterday, in a highly anticipated family event, we took our three children to see Ender’s Game. 25 years earlier Ender’s


An allergic story


A well-known economist friend of mine wrote the following post on Facebook. It follows an algorithmic bent typical of those in my tribe so I asked for permission to post it…

Economists on Parenting
Economists on Parenting

Economists have a unique view about lots of issues. Parenting is one of them. This is a collection of economists writing about parenting experiences.

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