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A plan for balancing the Kansas state budget

Kansas Policy Institute President Dave Trabert presents KPI's plan to balance the state's budget without service reductions or tax increases. Trabert spoke a...
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:34:52 +0000
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Another reason to watch Seinfeld reruns. Economics lessons taken directly from the "show about nothing." http://yadayadayadaecon.com/clip/67/


The Soup Nazi (The Economics of Seinfeld)
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The Soup Nazi makes delicious soup—so good there's always a line outside his shop. He refuses service to Elaine, and by a stroke of luck she comes across his stash of soup recipes. She visits his shop and informs him that his soup monopoly is broken, while waving his recipes in his face. Also in thi…
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Happy Thanksgiving and a hearty huzzah for property rights. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=66QdQErc8JQ


The Pilgrims and Property Rights: How our ancestors got fat & happy

The Pilgrims founded their colony at Plymouth Plantation in December 1620 and promptly started dying off in droves. As the colony's early governor, William B...
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Wichita Water Conference
7/17/2014 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM
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State experts, the City of Wichita, and local leaders will gather to explore scope of Wichita's water needs and possible solutions.
A light breakfast will be served and the session will conclude by 12:15 p.m.

Speaker Line-up and Agenda:

7:30 a.m. - Registration and breakfast

8:00 a.m. - Scope of water usage/needs in Sedgwick County: Tracy Streeter, Director of the Kansas Water Office

9:00 a.m. - City of Wichita Proposal: Alan King, Director of Public Works, accompanied by Councilman Pete Meitzner

10:00 a.m. - Are Water Markets Applicable in Kansas?: Dr. Art Hall, Executive Director of the Center for Applied Economics at KU.

11:00 a.m. - Wichita Chamber of Commerce Water Task Force Findings: Karma Mason, President of iSi Environmental

Location
WSU Metroplex - Room 132
5015 E. 29th Street N.
Wichita KS,