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A Song of Ice and Economics

By Zachary Feinstein on April 14, 2019 in A Song of Ice and Fire, Game of Thrones

The Grand Maester's Conspiracy is that the Maesters have conspired over the centuries to destroy magic and manipulate historical records in

Advice for the Lannisters: Break up the banks

By Zachary Feinstein on April 12, 2016 in Banking, Credit Market, Debt, Game of Thrones, Policy Proposal

Behind the stories of dragons, white walkers, and warfare, there is a story of risky investments in HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones. And the economics of these investments tell much of the story of what has occurred in King’s Landing. This policy proposal is for Cersei Lannister to s...