14.01 | Fall 2018 | Undergraduate

Principles of Microeconomics

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Lecture 24: Market Failures II: Informational Asymmetry


This lecture covers the topic of social insurance, which is government-provided insurance programs. Prof. Gruber also discusses the social insurance standoff and Social Security. There is no handout for this lecture. 

Instructor: Prof. Jonathan Gruber

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Fall 2018
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