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North America’s first lighthouse begins operating in Boston

Plus a discussion of public and private goods.


In Canada, two publishers drop their holiday editions

The Globe & Mail (Toronto) as well as the Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Montreal Gazette and Ottawa Citizen will not put ink to paper on Monday, a Labour Day holiday north of the border as well as here. The rationale? Insufficient advertising revenue. Newspaper publishers have clung to their print editions because the advertising revenue […]


Information, Markets and Society

Lecture for students from Japan visiting University of Washington as part of a study abroad program.