The Diseconomies of Do-It-Yourself
By Ryan H. Murphy
What accounts for people doing household chores themselves, even those who can afford to pay others to perform the drudgery? The do-it-yourself mentality largely reflects an antimarket bias that views transactions as a zero- or negative-sum game.
|Other Independent Review articles by Ryan H. Murphy|
|Fall 2018||The Best Cases of Actually Existing Socialism|
|Fall 2018||Reply to Michael C. Munger|
|Winter 2015||The Unconstrained Vision of Nassim Taleb|