The Monkey Cage: Olympics

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 02/13/2014

The political economy of Dutch speed skating success

How privatization may lie at the roots of Dutch speed skating success

By Erik Voeten  |  02:11 PM ET, 02/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Olympics, sochi

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 02/12/2014

How ski jumping gets Olympic judging right (and figure skating gets it wrong)

Evidence of vote trading in figure skating judging persists. They could learn from ski jumping judges.

By Eric Zitzewitz  |  09:27 AM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Olympics