Post-Journalhttp://www.post-journal.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 2 Sep 2015 22:24:57 EDTWed, 2 Sep 2015 22:24:57 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssEconomic Ignorance Prevails On Left And Righthttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/674988.htmlAs someone who taught college economics for 30 years, I assert that the current level of economic understanding is stunningly low, the worst I've ever seen. Take the fossil fuel/climate change debate.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTTeachers Need Positive Supporthttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/674989.htmlIt's the onset of fall and that means, as it does every year, that school is about to start. This is a process we take for granted. Because we take it for granted, we underestimate its complexity.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTOn Voting ... And Nothttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/674990.htmlThe campaigning for next year's elections is starting to draw more attention, and with it comes a focus on voters and their mood.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTSoda Tax Demonstrates The Logic Of Nudging Consumer Behaviorhttp://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/674991.htmlRecent preliminary results from Mexico's soda tax, which showed a 6 percent decline in soda consumption, are renewing public enthusiasm for a similar tax in the United States. In fact last year, Berkeley, Calif.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTWhy Is Freedom Good?http://www.post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/674911.htmlSomeone recently asked why freedom is good, and it is worthwhile for everyone to seriously reflect on that question, because it makes a difference.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT