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  • Zip-Code Economics

    By analyzing variations in local and regional economies, researchers are increasingly uncovering insights obscured by the big picture.

  • Are markets efficient?

    Eugene F. Fama and Richard H. Thaler discuss whether markets are prone to bubbles.

  • Consumer protection takes more than transparency

    The principles of transparency and disclosure are visible everywhere from fast-food menus to financial regulation. But if lawmakers don’t consider the behavior of both markets and consumers, better information may not translate to smarter shoppers.