Changing Expectations

What people expect is a constantly changing thing. And as I discussed before Christmas, giving things away for free really changes that dynamic.

This morning I saw an example of this economic theory in action at the train station. A man was shouting at one of the railways employees. What he was complaining about was a lack of free Metro newspapers. He shouted, “What am I supposed to do now?”

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