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Economic twist on everyday dilemmas makes interesting reading

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Economist Donald Wittman could have called his new book Microeconomics Made Interesting. From who owns frozen fertilized embryos after a couple divorces to whether a homebuyer needs to be told a house is haunted, the book addresses difficult issues from an economic perspective. More

EPA ranks UCSC sixth among campuses for 'green energy'

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UCSC has been named the sixth largest green power campus purchaser in the country by the Environmental Protection Agency's College and University Green Power Partnership program. The ranking follows a vote by students to raise their own fees to buy renewable forms of energy, including wind power. (Photo courtesy of Sterling Planet) More