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109 How will non-rich citizens make a living if jobs keep getting replaced by robots and are outsourced? 2015-11-15T20:02:42.993

77 What are some results in Economics that are both a consensus and far from common sense? 2018-03-12T23:58:34.100

74 Why is the oil future price negative? 2020-04-20T23:13:21.717

67 Fundamental equations in economics 2014-11-19T01:40:21.570

64 Why do economists disagree so much? 2017-12-18T05:16:38.940

64 Criticism of Math in Economics 2018-06-28T17:55:06.457

54 Why do Australian milk farmers need to protest supermarkets' milk price? 2019-03-13T04:44:07.630

47 How do economists explain why people contribute to Wikipedia? 2020-08-27T02:12:58.483

44 Seminal papers that later were proven to contain errors 2015-04-25T15:42:19.227

41 What is structural estimation compared to reduced form estimation? 2014-11-20T20:56:40.373

38 What is the economic purpose of increasing the minimum wage? 2014-12-03T22:22:33.117

36 Why do we need to "get the economy moving again"? 2020-06-03T08:01:28.187

36 Did real incomes drop significantly since the 1950s? 2020-08-17T00:27:41.317

35 If someone goes for a haircut, does it increase GDP? 2020-09-01T13:41:33.380

34 Are there any non-paywalled reputable economics journals? 2014-12-06T03:01:58.280

33 Is a universal basic income possible in the United States? 2015-01-05T00:05:25.127

32 Is zero inflation desirable? 2015-05-29T15:58:30.513

31 What benefits do governments receive from not eliminating debt? 2014-11-19T04:21:03.697

30 Why do celebrities get high wages? 2016-02-18T16:53:13.903

30 Are there historical cases of country A printing the currency of country B for the main purpose of economic warfare? 2020-07-21T10:20:10.937

29 What has caused the recent 25% unemployment rate in Spain? 2014-12-29T18:32:16.427

29 A law against selling any house cheaper than it was bought for, what consequences would that have? 2017-03-21T12:23:55.843

28 How to intuitively understand the 'Intuitive criterion'? 2014-11-22T14:53:05.240

27 From an economics perspective, what are the ramifications of a currency with fixed money supply? 2014-11-20T16:23:29.537

26 How do Gini coefficients correlate with the cost of higher education? 2014-11-18T21:39:04.550

26 Why aren't house prices included in CPI? 2015-03-19T11:55:47.500

26 People pathologically hoard so much cash that they impoverish the entire nation 2017-06-05T18:58:49.653

26 What's wrong with the "airline marginal cost pricing" argument? 2020-11-03T06:49:58.767

25 How can I obtain Leontief and Cobb-Douglas production function from CES function? 2014-11-28T22:23:06.633

24 How can power/electricity prices be negative? 2017-11-10T07:30:49.350

24 Why is bartering uncommon in modern countries? 2018-02-08T09:18:09.737

24 Why do banks take deposits if they do not need them to make loans? 2020-08-16T17:31:58.377

24 Could eliminating all taxes and only creating new money theoretically work? 2020-08-31T10:29:06.733

23 Partial vs. general equilibrium 2014-11-19T12:34:35.120

23 What are Giffen Goods? 2014-11-19T22:55:47.790

23 Should we expect more structural technological unemployment if growth becomes more limited by natural resources and less by labour? 2015-01-31T16:54:32.283

23 Who exactly foots the bill if Greece defaults 2015-02-21T16:15:58.763

23 How does Black Friday work? 2015-12-01T20:44:15.897

23 Why is fuel more expensive on the high way in Europe? 2016-07-06T16:41:03.393

23 What are examples for the phenomenon that more (or better) information makes everybody worse off? 2020-02-24T12:36:05.087

23 Why do people buy negative interest rate bonds? 2020-05-21T20:19:12.483

22 How do Marxist economists solve the Diamond-Water Paradox? 2014-11-19T14:47:09.420

22 What are FOCs and SOCs? 2015-01-21T21:29:53.420

22 Why is collective bargaining by a group of employees not the same thing as price-fixing? 2015-03-27T11:21:25.217

21 In what sense are "new-Keynesian" models "new" and in what sense are they "Keynesian"? 2014-11-21T08:52:00.690

21 Has the Nash Equilibrium lead to any significant economic discoveries? 2014-12-15T02:38:12.183

21 Why do low-income earners tend to spend more? 2020-09-22T08:01:32.060

20 When Optimal Control fails (?) 2014-11-21T00:24:48.897

20 Where to start learning economics as a mathematician? 2015-03-06T14:12:02.830

20 Most common programs used by Economists 2015-05-29T00:35:18.557


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