Is Christmas an economic catastrophe ??

Gordon Mohr
Sun, 23 Dec 2001 23:39:26 -0800

OK, Russell, you're channelling the Economist again, which 
tackles the same topic in this week's issue...

...which references a seminal paper on the subject, "The Deadweight
Loss of Christmas", published in the American Economic Review in 1993
but not easily findable online.

- Gordon