Garrett M. Petersen

Introducing the Economics Detective

This blog is about economics. Economics is about people. People are about six feet tall.

What is economics? It’s the science of human action. People have goals, and they employ means to achieve those goals according to their beliefs. ┬áThey act.

I will use this blog to explore economics, to discuss current and historical events relevant to economics, and to converse with you, the public, so we can all learn.