Betsey Stevenson Answers Your Questions

...one might do to encourage parental leave will still not change the fact that it is likely that women will take it up more than men.? –Joshua Gans A. OK,...

'Tis the Season Puzzler

...(self-promotional) hint. Can you conjure a?Google trend with a countercyclical pattern (that is, with elevated searching before the New Year but lower than average levels in January)? (HT:?Joshua Gans)...

Abnormal Economics

...Over at CoreEconomics, Joshua Gans points out that Steve Levitt’s research is no longer judged to be normal economics. Or at least his work doesn’t belong with the “normal...