Price Gouging?

Many people are offended when sellers charge higher prices after a natural disaster or in the middle of a crisis like the COVID-19 pandemic. Should this be illegal? Is it immoral? Who gains and who loses when prices rise sharply and when they are held down by law or custom?

This page presents a set of resources for understanding how prices affect our lives in a time of crisis.

The Price Of Everything
Novel
A PARABLE OF POSSIBILITY AND PROSPERITY

This is my novel that centers around a rise in prices after an earthquake in the Bay Area

Short Essays
EconTalk Conversations
Videos
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