A ton of activity this week at Game Theorist:
Parentonomics‘ publishers, New South, are offering a 20 percent discount for pre-orders. Click here to access the special offer. (Pre-orders are Australia and New Zealand only — news on the rest of the world hopefully very soon).
Also, check out the quotes from Barry Nalebuff and Susan Athey about the book.
Justin Wolfers has written about Parentonomics today on the NYT Freakonomics blog and in honor of that I thought this would be a great opportunity to share a sample of Parentonomics (which is coming out here in Australia in August). Here is Justin’s post and click here and you can read Chapter 7 of Parentonomics. It encompasses page 69 that Tyler Cowen argued was what you should read rather than judging a book by its cover.
A few posts this weekend over at Game Theorist. My son and I argue about plausibility in Dr Seuss, and my daughter has another parent-teacher interview and she also evaluates starting a revolt over the price of food. ACCC take note on that one.
Over at GameTheorist I have been posting recently on: