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The New World of Economics

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Economic Thinking
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    Chapter 2 Anything Worth Doing Is Not Necessarily Worth Doing Well
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    Chapter 3 Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and Economist’s Demand
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    Chapter 4 Price and the “Law of Unintended Consequences”
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    Chapter 5 Pricing Lemons, Views, and University Housing
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    Chapter 6 Markets and More Markets
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    Chapter 7 Marriage, Family, and Divorce
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    Chapter 8 Sexual Behavior
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    Chapter 9 Exploitation of Affection
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    Chapter 10 Dying: The Most Economical Way to Go!
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    Chapter 11 Cheating and Lying
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    Chapter 12 Fat Economics
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    Chapter 13 Why Sales
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    Chapter 14 Why Popcorn Costs So Much at the Movies
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    Chapter 15 Why So Many Coupons
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    Chapter 16 Why Some Goods Are Free
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    Chapter 17 The Question of Queues
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    Chapter 18 The University Economy
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    Chapter 19 The Economics of Learning
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    Chapter 20 Does the NCAA Exploit College Athletes? 1
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    Chapter 21 Why Professors Have Tenure and Business People Don’t
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    Chapter 22 Public Choice Economics
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    Chapter 23 In Defense of Monopoly
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    Chapter 24 Behavioral Economics
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    Chapter 25 Problems with Behavioral Economics
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    Chapter 26 Why Men Earn More on Average than Women—And Always Will 1
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Chapter title
Why Popcorn Costs So Much at the Movies
Chapter number 14
Book title
The New World of Economics
Published by
Springer Berlin Heidelberg, February 2016
DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-27364-3_14
Book ISBNs
978-3-64-227363-6, 978-3-64-227364-3
Authors

Richard B. McKenzie, Gordon Tullock

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Germany 2 13%
Brazil 1 7%
Turkey 1 7%
United Kingdom 1 7%
Spain 1 7%
Unknown 9 60%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 4 27%
Student > Master 3 20%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 13%
Professor 2 13%
Other 1 7%
Other 3 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Engineering 4 27%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 4 27%
Business, Management and Accounting 3 20%
Mathematics 1 7%
Social Sciences 1 7%
Other 1 7%
Unknown 1 7%