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Jay L. Zagorsky

Jay L. Zagorsky

Jay L. Zagorsky teaches at Boston University's Questrom School of Business. From 1988 to the present his teaching has spanned a wide range of levels from senior executives taking intensive classes to high school students encountering economic theories for the first time. From 1995 to 2018, he held the position of research scientist at The Ohio State University, where he collected data as part of the National Longitudinal Surveys on income, wealth, and life experiences of thousands of Americans.

OPINION
With the July 4 holiday swiftly approaching, fireworks are on the minds of children and adults alike.

Yes, fireworks prices are skyrocketing, but there should be plenty of bottle rockets and sparklers

By: - July 3, 2022

If you’re looking forward to shooting off bottle rockets and Roman candles this Fourth of July, I’ve got good news and bad news. The bad is that fireworks prices are soaring this year along with pretty much everything else. The good news, however, is that at least you don’t need to worry about a shortage – […]