The 35-hour Workweek with Python

I was prompted to write this post after reading the NYT’s In France, New Review of 35-Hour Workweek. For those not familiar with the 35-hour workweek, France adopted it in February 2000 with the suppport of then Prime Minister Lionel Jospin and the Minister of Labour Martine Aubry. Simply stated, the goal was to increase […]

Significance Magazine Contribution

I am excited to have the opportunity to be a regular contributor to Significance Magazine. Below is the first of what I hope to be many contributions. I hope to see contributions from my talented (and more well written) friend and cancer researcher Ryon Graf soon. http://www.significancemagazine.org/details/webexclusive/5159121/Do-home-sales-bolster-automobile-sales.html “It would be easy to paint a picture of […]

Common & special cause variation: Part 1

“In stating the principles which regulate exchangeable value and price, we should carefully distinguish between those variations which belong to the commodity itself, and those which are occasioned by a variation in the medium in which value is estimated, or price expressed.” -David Ricardo My recent work projects have had me thinking a lot about […]