An Economics Lesson From The World's Longest Yard Sale - NPR

August 23, 2018 10:44 AM

Two economics reporters drive the length of an event known as The World's Longest Yard Sale - stretching from Alabama to Michigan - in search of economic wisdom. They discover a truth of behavioral economics and a couple French records, too.and more Continue Reading


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