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Economics of losing weight and other New Year’s Resolutions

Now that I have my laptop, OK not “my” laptop but at least “a” laptop, I can post Monday’s (Dec. 29)  Hurriyet Daily News column as well.
New Year is the time of, obviously, New Year’s Resolutions, and as your friendly neighbourhood economist, I wanted to share with you some advice from the dismal science on how to actually achieve those resolutions. That’s what I do in the column, which you can read, as usual, at the HDN website.
Unlike the previous post, I don’t have anything to add to the column- except the picture below from the WSJ article I hyperlinked to in the column, which should convince you that I know what I am talking about:)
As they say, a picture is worth more than a thousand words:)… Well, let’s see if I can achieve my own New Year’s Resolution- the one I mentioned at the end of the column. I’ll let you know at the end of June…

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