Archive for August, 2009

My trip to the Open Education Conference has allowed me to catch up on some blogging that I’ve been neglecting. Something I’ve been thinking about is the law of diminishing returns. As you might remember from Econ 110, this law states that the more one gets of something the less valuable each additional unit may […]

Free vs. The Long Tail

I really like Chris Anderson’s books Free and The Long Tail. For me there is a small paradox between the two that I have been wanting to write about for some time. Let’s look at this from the perspective of a book publisher. This publisher has read The Long Tail and is aware that there […]